Irene Kohler, by Bassano Ltd, 6 December 1945 - NPG x83695 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Irene Kohler

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 6 December 1945
Purchased, 1996
NPG x83695

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Stephanie Cook

6 July 2016, 21:29

Her actual year of birth is 1909. 1912 was her cousins year of birth, hey share the same name, I am the second cousin of Irene Kohler. Hence I am fully aware of this. The reason it is believed that Irene was born in 1912 is that she was very sensitive about her age and always told people her birth year was 1912. I am happy to get you the details and birth records if so needed.

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