Karen Dinesen was born on the 17 th april 1885 in Danmark. She didn't go to school, in 1902 she started her career in Copenhaguen. In 1907, she began writing books.
She married her cousin to became a Baronesse. She fell in love with Denis, he was a British soldier who died in a fight.
She wrote the book " Seven Gothic Tales" which had a lot of success and she wrote many others books. She was a nobel award. In 1962 she died in her Danish house.