Fun Facts about Frida:
She became a painter after a near fatal bus crash. Encouraged by her father, her year-long recovery led to painting.
She married to painter Diego Rivera.
55 of her 143 paintings are self-portraits. She had so much time to herself that she became her own muse.
In 1939, when the Louvre acquired her painting The Frame, Kahlo became the first 20th-Century Mexican artist to have her work in a major international collection.