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Frida Kahlo was a half-mexican, half-hungarian painter of the 20th century born Magdalena Carmen Frida Kahlo y Calderón in Coyoacán, Mexico City on July 6, 1907. During her short lived life, she had many achievements. She was a surrealist artist whos paintings reflected her thoughts and feelings. Her imaginative style was consistently amazing but confusing. Regrettably, she lived most of her artistic life in the shadow of her husband, Diego Rivera, and her work was not really recognized until after her departure. Frida Kahlo was a bright young woman who had no intentions of being a famous artist. Initially, she studied medicine at the national school with dreams of becoming a famous doctor. Tragically on September 17,1925 on her way home from college, she was involved in a bus accident that seriously changed her life. Frida was discovered by her then boyfriend Alejandro Gómez Arias using a section of the hand rail pierced deeply in her body. Doctors believed that there wasn't any possibility of saving her life and they "tended to other severely injured victims". However Gómez begged for them to help his girlfriend before she was eventually rushed to emergency surgery. Still, no one had faith that she'd survive. After she awoke type her coma, she found herself in a complete body cast only showing her mind. She felt that the excruciating pain in her stomach, as well as the pain she felt from her fractured pelvis, dislocated shoulder, and fractured spine. Despite all of the pain, she just thought of her sweetheart who had not come to see her because the day of the accident. When Frida was eventually able to move one of her arms, she began to write letters to her boyfriend about the pain she felt, and how she missed him. She begged for him to return, however...