1801 - Born on the 3rd of November in Essen, Prussia.
1827 - Started his publishing company in Koblenz.
1832 - The Baedeker's company bought another Koblenz publisher (Friedrich Röhling).
1828 - Published a handbook for travelers by J. A. Klein, under the title Rheinreise von Mainz bis Köln.
1844 - He augmented this with star ratings for attractions.
1847 - Baedeker was famous for his very careful work, This year he visit Milan Cathedral.
1859 - Karl Baedeker died on 4th of October.
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