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Brentano, Clemens

Born: 1778 AD
Died: 1842 AD
Nationality: German
Categories: Novelists, Poets

1778 – He was born at Ehrenbreitstein, near Koblenz, Germany on the 8th of September.

1798 – Brentano lived in Jena, the first center of the romantic movement, where he got contact to Sophie Mereau.

1800 – His first published writings were Satiren und poetische Spiele.

1801 – He moved to Göttingen, and became a friend of Achim von Arnim.

         – He puslished a romance Godwi oder Das steinerne Bild der Mutter.

1804 – He moved to Heidelberg and worked with Arnim on Zeitungen für Einsiedler and Des Knaben Wunderhorn.

         – His dramas the best are Ponce de Leon.

1808 – He lived mostly in Berlin.

1815 – His drama Die Grundung Prags.

1817 – His drama Victoria.

1819-1824 – He lived in Dülmen, Westphalia.

1842 – He died on the 28th of July.