Sophie Von Laroche

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Birthday
6, 1730
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Feb 18, 1807 (76)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
6, 1730
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Feb 18, 1807 (76)

About

German novelist best known for her novel Geschichte des Fräuleins von Sternheim (History of the Fräulein von Sternheim).

Before Fame

She was engaged to Christoph Martin Wieland, who published her first novel, but married Georg von La Roche instead.

Trivia

Her novels often featured moral instruction for young women on how to live.

Family Life

She was married to Georg von La Roche from 1753 to 1788, and they had eight children.

Associated With

She was a contemporary of the writer Johann Von Goethe.