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Leipzig - Notable Historical Events

Johann S BachApr 7, 1724

NapoleonOct 16, 1813

Franz SchubertJan 1, 1863

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Leipzig - Historical Events
Date Event
1409-12-02

The University of Leipzig opens.

1724-04-07

Johann S Bach's "John Passion" premieres in Leipzig

1729-04-15

Johann Sebastian Bach's "St Matthew Passion" premieres in Leipzig

1776-04-01

Friedrich von Klinger's "Sturm und Drang" premieres in Leipzig

1801-04-11

Johann von Schiller's "Die Jungfrau von Orleans" premieres in Leipzig

1813-10-16

Battle of Leipzig, largest battle in Europe prior to WWI, Napoleon's forces defeated by Prussia, Austria & Russia

1843-12-04

Robert Schumann's "Das Paradies und die Peri" premieres in Leipzig

1861-06-28

Leipzig Observatory discovers short-period (6.2 yrs) Comet d'Arrest

1863-01-01

Franz Schubert's "Missa Solemnis," premieres in Leipzig

1879-01-01

John Brahms' Violin Concerto in D major premieres in Leipzig

1884-12-30

Anton Bruckner's 7th Symphony in E, premieres in Leipzig

1896-12-05

Henrik Ibsen's "Kejsor og Galileer" premieres in Leipzig

1906-11-11

Ethel Smyth's "Standrecht" premieres in Leipzig

1923-09-19

Ernst Tollers "Hinkemann," premieres in Leipzig

1944-07-20

Flying Fortresses of US 8th Air Force attack Leipzig/Dessau

1968-05-30

University church in Leipzig, German DR, blown up

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Leipzig - Birthdays
Date Event
1867-01-09

Jacques Urlus, Dutch tenor (Opera of Leipzig, Song of the Earth)

1873-03-19

Max Reger, Brand Bavaria, composer/pianist/prof (Leipzig Univ)

1884-03-26

Wilhelm Backhaus, Leipzig Germany, pianist (Rubinstein 1905)

1884-07-31

Carl Friedrich Goerdeler, German Leipzig mayor and Nazi regime opponent (20th July Plot)

1930-01-30

Friedhelm Werremeier, Taxi nach Leipzig

1936-06-01

Peter Sodann, Quartett in Leipzig

1946-04-13

Martin Petzold, Zwischen Schule und Kantate - Der Thomanerchor Leipzig

1949-01-07

Peter Gläser, 125 Jahre Zoo Leipzig 2003 - Der Natur auf der Spur

1955-01-04

Wolfgang Tiefensee, Wetten, dass..? aus Leipzig

1966-08-28

Carsten J.W. Weidling, Riverboat - Die MDR-Talkshow aus Leipzig

1969-04-17

Kim Fisher, Riverboat - Die MDR-Talkshow aus Leipzig

1969-04-22

Ina Rudolph, In Leipzig

1978-07-14

Mattias Ekström, Wetten, dass..? aus Leipzig

1980-11-27

Evi Sachenbacher, Wetten, dass..? aus Leipzig

1981-06-25

Simon Amman, Wetten, dass..? aus Leipzig

1996-08-16

Lara-Marie Burchett-Scherfig, Wetten, dass..? aus Leipzig

1997-07-22

Niklas Rohde, Wetten, dass..? aus Leipzig

1997-10-18

Achim Kustermann, Wetten, dass..? aus Leipzig

Leipzig - Deaths
Date Event
1935-06-06

Jacques Urlus, tenor (Opera of Leipzig, Song of the Earth), dies at 68

1945-02-02

Carl Friedrich Goerdeler, German Leipzig mayor and Nazi regime opponent (20th July plot), hanged at 60

2008-10-23

Peter Gläser, 125 Jahre Zoo Leipzig 2003 - Der Natur auf der Spur

2015-03-13

Martin Petzold, Zwischen Schule und Kantate - Der Thomanerchor Leipzig


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