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    Frued's Life

  • The Birth of Freud

    Sigismund Freud was born in Freiberg, Moravia to parents Jacob and Amalia. At the age of 41, Jakob already had two children from a previous marriage, but Sigismund was the 21-year-old Amalia's first born.
  • The Gymnasium

    Freud began attending the Gymnasium at the age of 9
  • Freud Graduates Secondary School

    Freud graduated summa cum laude from secondary school and began studying medicine at the University of Vienna
  • Medicine

    Freud received his doctorate degree in medicine.
  • Phsychoanalysis Work

    Worked with Charcot at the Salpetriere Hospital on hysteria and hypnosis
  • Marriage and Early Begginings

    Began his own private practice and married Martha Bernays his sister in law who had previously lived with him because of a break up with her fiance.
  • Human Sexuality Studies Begin

    Began formulating his seduction theory. Possible links to a distraught childhood.
  • Hysteria Research

    Published Studies on Hysteria with Breuer
  • Dream

    Published The Interpretation of Dreams. One of Freuds most famous works of his time. Blew everyones minds because in the past people believed dreams to be spiritual and mysterious.
  • Brain study

    The Psychopathology of Everyday Life was published by Freud which really grabbed everyones attention. Now everyday people could interpret the workings of the mind.
  • Beyond the Pleasure Principle and The Death Instinct

    Published Beyond the Pleasure Principle, which introduced his concept of the death instinct which was a drive towards death that is present in every human mind. The opposite of Eros or the drive for life.
  • Ego and Id

    Published The Ego and the Id and was diagnosed with jaw cancer which assisted in his eventual death
  • Death

    Freud died on September 23 of cancer in London