Birthdays on January 29

Katerine von Bora (1499 to 1552)
Kate Set the Tone for Lutheran Marriages

Birth of Katherine von Bora, the German ex-nun who became Mrs. Martin Luther in 1525. She was 26, he was 42. During their 21 years together, she bore him three sons and three daughters. She died in 1552, six years after his death.

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