Richard Wagner's Life

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  • Wagner was born in May 22, 1813

    Wagner was born in May 22, 1813
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    Richard Wagner's Life

  • Death of his father (Friedrich Wagner)

  • Richard Wagner sees Wilhelmine Schröder

    Richard Wagner sees Wilhelmine Schröder
    Richard Wagner sees Wilhelmine Schröder and dicides to be a musician.
  • Theodor Weinlig becomes his first teacher

    Theodor Weinlig becomes his first teacher
  • First composition of 'die Feen'.

  • Worked as a musical director in Lauchstädt and in Magdeburg.

  • Married with Minna Planer.

    Married with Minna Planer.
  • Moved to Riga

  • Leaved Riga to escape from his creditors.

    Leaved Riga to escape from his creditors. Travels to London and then to Paris.
  • Death of Wagner's mother

  • Minna and Wagner got devorsed

    Minna and Wagner got devorsed because of Wagner's debt.
  • Wagner and Cosima meet in Berlin

    Wagner and Cosima von Bülow meet in Berlin, and declare they belong to each other.
  • King Ludwig II invites Wagner to Munich

    King Ludwig II invites Wagner to Munich
    King Ludwig II invites Wagner to Munich. And since King loved Wagner's composition, he made a special house for Wagner to compose music.
  • Richard and Cosima marry in Luzern.

  • Wagner's death in Vinice