1838 – Georges Bizet was born on the 25th of October in Paris, France.
1848 – He entered the Paris Conservatory of Music a fortnight before his 10th birthday.
1855 – The Symphony in C Major was written there when he was 17.
1857 – One-act operetta "Le docteur Miracle" won him a share in a prize offered by Jacques Offenbach.
– He won the Music Composition scholorship of the Prix de Rome.
1963 – He composed the opera "Les pêcheurs de perles" (The Pearl Fishers) for the Theatre-Lyrique.
– He wrote the opera La jolie fille de Perth, the popular L’arlésienne and Jeux d’enfants (Children’s games) for the piano.
1875 – He composed a romantic opera, Djamileh.
– He composed opera "The Fair Maid of Perth", "Carmen".
– He died on the 3rd of June.