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19 Jan 2018
Born May 22, 1813 in Leipzig, Germany
His Father dies on November 23, 1813 of Typhus Fever
In 1820 Wagner started his first piano lessons at the age of six.
His stepfather dies when he is eight.
Wagner begins school. He did not show aptitude in music and, in fact, his teacher said he would "torture the piano in a most abominable fashion."
In 1827, Wagner leaves school to join his family Prague.
When he was 11 he wrote his first Opera.
By age 16 he was writing musical compositions. He was so confident in himself at a young age people considered him to be very conceded.
His first symphony was preformed in 1833.
Wagner and his wife move to Russia
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