Freya Stark

Freya Stark

Birth
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Death 9 May 1993 (aged 100)
Asolo, Provincia di Treviso, Veneto, Italy
Burial Asolo, Provincia di Treviso, Veneto, Italy
Memorial ID 11384541 · View Source
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Noted Traveler, Writer and Explorer. She was born in Paris (France) and died in Asolo (Italy). She traveled to Turkey and the Middle East where few Europeans, particularly women, had traveled before. She was a pioneer, and was described by The Times of London as "the last of the Romantic Travellers." She published during her lifetime more than thirty books about her travels in the Middle East, including The Southern Gates of Arabia and The Valleys of the Assassins.

Bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 18 Jul 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 11384541
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Freya Stark (31 Jan 1893–9 May 1993), Find a Grave Memorial no. 11384541, citing Cimitero Centrale di Asolo, Asolo, Provincia di Treviso, Veneto, Italy ; Maintained by Find A Grave .