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Bora, Katharina von

Born: 1499 AD
Died: 1552 AD
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.