As per our current Database, Janet Frame has been died on Jan 29, 2004 (age 79).
When Janet Frame die, Janet Frame was 79 years old.
|Popular As||Janet Frame|
|Age||79 years old|
|Born||August 28, 1924 (New Zealand)|
Janet Frame’s zodiac sign is Virgo. According to astrologers, Virgos are always paying attention to the smallest details and their deep sense of humanity makes them one of the most careful signs of the zodiac. Their methodical approach to life ensures that nothing is left to chance, and although they are often tender, their heart might be closed for the outer world. This is a sign often misunderstood, not because they lack the ability to express, but because they won’t accept their feelings as valid, true, or even relevant when opposed to reason. The symbolism behind the name speaks well of their nature, born with a feeling they are experiencing everything for the first time.
Janet Frame was born in the Year of the Rat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rat are quick-witted, clever, charming, sharp and funny. They have excellent taste, are a good friend and are generous and loyal to others considered part of its pack. Motivated by money, can be greedy, is ever curious, seeks knowledge and welcomes challenges. Compatible with Dragon or Monkey.
A New Zealand-born author, poet, and Novelist, she is known for such works as Owls Do Cry and The Pocket Mirror. She was a recipient of the Hubert Church Prose Award.
She enrolled in a Teacher training course at the Dunedin College of Education in 1943. She received a national literary prize for her debut work, The Lagoon and Other Stories.
She suffered from schizophrenia and narrowly escaped a lobotomy.
She was one of five children born into a working-class New Zealand family of Scottish heritage.
Her three autobiographies inspired the 1990 film An Angel at My Table, directed by Jane Campion.