1857 – Bleuler was born in Zollikon, a small town near Zürich in Switzerland, on the 30th of April.
He studied medicine in Zürich, and later studied in Paris, London and Munich.
1886 – Bleuler became the director of a psychiatric clinic at Rheinau.
1898 – Returned to the Burghölzli to be appointed director, where notably he employed Carl Jung as an intern.
1911 – He credited the word ‘ambivalence’.
1912 – The Oxford English Dictionary states that he also named ‘autism’.
Coined word "schizophrenia"
He is the early collaborator with Sigmund Freud.
Bleuler is the teacher of Hermann Rorschach