Probably 31 January 1893
FS was born two months prematurely in her parents' Paris
Writing as 'Tharaya', FS published her first article in Cornhill Magazine
FS became the fourth person and first woman awarded the Royal Asiatic Society
's Burton Memorial Award.
FS published The Southern Gates of Arabia
, the first of three travel books recounting her trips through the Hadhramaut
region of Yemen
At the age of ninety-three, FS published Over the Rim of the World: Selected Letters
, edited by Caroline Moorehead.
9 May 1993
At the age of one hundred FS died at her home in Italy