Bora, Katharina von

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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