Bora, Katharina von

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Born: Jan 29, 1499 AD
Died: 1552 AD, at 53 years of age.

Nationality: German
Categories: Nuns


1499 - Born on the 29th of January in in Lippendorf, Germany (near Leipzig).

 

1504 - She entered the convent of Brehna after her mother's death.

 

1509 - Entered the nunnery in Nimbschen near Grimma.

 

1515 - Ordained as a nun on 8th of October at the age of 16.

 

1523 - Left the convent along with some nuns and went to Wittenberg.

 

        - She converted to Lutheranism.

 

1525 - Married to Dr. Martin Luther on 27th of June and bore him 6 children.

 

1552 - Died on 20th of December in Torgau.

 

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