1835 – Karlis Baumanis was born 11th of May in Wilkenhof.
1870 – Created the Letti national anthem "God segne Latvia".
First lettische composer, who dared it to use in a song the word "Latvija" (Latvia) so that this had to be replaced by the more harmless term "Baltija" (the Baltic).
Worked in Lemsal as teacher and a journalist.
1905 – Karlis Baumanis died 10th of January in Lesmal.