||July 6, born Magdalena Carmen Frida Kahlo Calderón in Coyoacán,
México, the third of 4 daughters of Matilde Calderón and Guillermo Kahlo.
||Frida survived a bout of polio which permanently affected the use of her
||Frida was accepted at the National Prep School, where she met Diego Rivera, who was there painting his mural The Creation.
||On the 17th of September, Frida was in a street car accident and was critically injured. She began to paint during her convalescence.
||Painted some of her first works including portraits of Alicia Galant, her
sister Adriana, Miguel N. Lira, and a self-portrait for Alejandro Gómez
||Married Diego Rivera on August 21. She was 21, he was 46.
||Painted Mi Falda Colga Allá.
||Frida and Diego separated temporarily.
||From the 25th of October to the 14th of November, Frida gave her first exhibition en the Julian Levy gallery in New York.
||Gave another exhibition in Paris. Sold her painting La Armadura.
||Frida and Diego re-married. She showed 2 of her paintings, Las Dos
Fridas, and La Mesa Herida in an exhibition called 20th Century
||Included a self-portrait in an exhibition called Portraits of the 20th
Century, in the same museum.
||Began teaching art at the Ministry of Public Education at La
||Frida continued to paint. Her exhibitions grew in number and in
||Went to New York for surgury on her spine.
||Was hospitalized for 9 months for a recurring spinal problem.
||Was hospitalized again in April and May. The 2nd of July she participated
in a demonstration against intervention by the U.S. in Guatemala, although
suffering from bronchial pneumonia. Frida died during the night on the 13th of