BirthdayJune 1, 1982
BirthplaceSlidell, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Katherine Walker

    Full name: Katherine Walker
    Also known as: Katherine Walker, Walker, Katherine
    Professions: Miscellaneous Crew, Casting Department, Art Department

  2. Katherine Walker Known for

    Glory Road (2006), Just My Luck (2006), Last Holiday (2006), Pride (2007)

  3. Katherine Walker Death information

    Died: Thursday, 5th of February, 1931 (Age: 51)

  4. Katherine Walker Biography

    Katherine "Kate" Walker (1850s - February 5, 1931) was born in Northern Germany as Katherine Gortler and was an American lighthouse keeper.Walker tended the Robbins Reef Light in the Lower New York Bay in New York Harbor for more than thirty years after the death of her husband, Captain John Walker, who had been appointed keeper of the light in 1883. In 1886, John Walker was dying from pneumonia. In the hospital, his parting words to his wife were, "Mind the light, Kate." He never returned to the lighthouse again. Katherine Walker was appointed the official keeper of the light by President Benjamin Harrison in 1890, four years after her husband's death. During her commitment on the tower she rescued 50 sailors from shipwrecks, and raised two children, Jacob and Mary.

  5. Katherine Walker Family

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