Richard Wagner

By: Neshae & Cadline

All About Richard Wagner

Richard Wagner was born May 22nd, 1813 in Leipzig. He sadly died on Febuary 13th, 1833 from a myocardial infraction. A myocardial infraction is distruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood suply to the heart muscle.


BEST KNOWN FOR

Richard Wagner isbest known for what they called him back then. They called him "one of the most important figures in the nineteenth century". He is also known for one of his most popular songs. " Ride of the Valkyries".

Events, Facts and Intresting Info

Important events, facts and info

5 important events in Richard Wagners life are:

1.His father left him (he was only 5 months old)

2.Learned how to play a little bit of piano(he was 7)

3.He decided to be a composer

4.He got married to a women named Minna

5.He composed his first song "Ride of the Valkyries"


NAMES OF THREE SONGS HE COMPOSED

1.Tristan Und Isolde

2.Der Ring Des Nibelungen

3.Traume


INTERESTING FACTS

-He hated the piano

-He is German

-He started the piano what he was seven

-He had eight other siblings

-He was the youngest child in the family

-His wife did'nt like his music