Oscar Wilde

  • Oscar Wilde was born

    Oscar Wilde was born in Dublin on 16 October 1854
  • Education

    Education
    Up to the age of nine, Oscar Wilde was educated at home. At ten young Wilde begins his education at Portora Royal School.
  • Entered Trinity College in Dublin

    Entered Trinity College in Dublin
    College was founded in 1592 by Queen Elizabeth I. Trinity College is the oldest and most prestigious institute of higher education in Ireland.
  • Wrote the poem 'Requiescat'

    Wrote the poem 'Requiescat'
  • Entered at Magdalen College in Oxford.

    Entered at Magdalen College in Oxford.
  • He graduated from Trinity

    win the Berkeley Gold Medal, the highest medal for Greek.
  • Won Newdigate Prize

    This was also the time he first established himself as a poet and in 1878, won the coveted Newdigate Prize with his long poem, ‘Ravenna’. In the same year, he graduated from Oxford with a double first in his B.A. of Classical Moderations and Literae Humaniores.
  • First book

    First book
    Titled "Poems", Oscar's first book was published
  • Collection of short stories

    He published the short stories "The Canterville Ghost", "The Crime of Lord Arthur Savile", "The Sphinx without a Riddle", "The Millionaire Model", "The Portrait of Mr. W. H.", which formed a collection of his short stories.
  • Was publihed a collection of children's stories

    Was publihed a collection of children's stories
    It contains five stories: "The Happy Prince", "The Nightingale and the Rose", "The Selfish Giant", "The Devoted Friend", and "The Remarkable Rocket".
  • The publishing of The Picture of Dorian Gray

    The publishing of The Picture of Dorian Gray
  • The House of Pomegranates

    The House of Pomegranates
  • Intentions

    Was published a collection of theoretical articles "Intentions". And wrote The Soul of Man under Socialism.
  • Wrote comedy 'Lady Windermere’s Fan'

  • Wrote the second comedy 'The Woman of No Importance'

  • Oscar Wilde died

    Oscar Wilde died