Oscar wilde

Oscar Wilde

  • Date Of Birth

    Date Of Birth
    Born Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie to Jane Francesca Elgee and William Wilde., in Dublin, Ireland. He was the second child of the family of 6.
  • Sister's death

    Oscar's sister,Isola Emily Francesca died at the age of ten due to a fever. This affected Oscar in dramatically.
  • Royal School Scholarship

    Oscar was awarded the Royal School Scholarship to attend Trinity College in Dublin.
  • Award

    Oscar won Trinity College's Berkeley Gold Medal for Greek and A Demyship scholarship to Magalen College in Oxford.
  • Father's Death

    Oscar's father dies leaving the family in a tight financial situation.
  • Poems

    Oscar publoshes "Poems",his first collection of poetry.
  • Moving Along

    Oscar moves to and travels across the United States.
  • Married

    Oscar married Constance Lloyd.
  • First Son

    Oscar's first son Cyril was born.
  • Second son

    Oscar's second son Vyvyan was born.
  • New Job

    Oscar begins to work for the Woman's Wolrd magazine.
  • Children's Stories

    Oscar publishes "The Happy Prince and Other Tales"
  • First and Only Novel

    Oscar publsihes The Picture of Dorian Gray
  • Meets His Lover

    Oscar meets Lord Alfred Douglas and became lovers.
  • First Play

    His play "Lady Windermere's Fan" opens.
  • Children's Stories

    Oscar publishes "The House Pomegranates"
  • Plays

    "A Woman of No Importance"
  • Inprisoned

    Oscar was arrested for gross indecency and served two years.
  • Plays

    "An Ideal Husband"
  • Plays

    "The Importance of Being Earnest"
  • The Ballad of Reading Gaol

    This was wriited after being released from prison and dealt with his experience there.
  • Dies

    Oscar died due to a seruious ear infection