1785 – Born on the 13th of January in Sweden.
1812 – He was appointed professor of botany and practical economy at Lund University.
1816 – He was ordained a clergyman and received two parishes as "Prebend" (a post
connected to an Anglican or Catholic cathedral).
1817 – He was a representative in the clerical chamber of the Swedish Parliament on several occasions.
1819 – He was rector magnificus of Lund University for one year.
1831 – He was elected a member of the Swedish Academy.
1835 – He was appointed bishop of Karlstad.
1859 – He died on the 28th of January.