1861 – Harden Maximilian was born.
1888 – His works include Berlin als Theaterhauptstadt.
1889 – He began as an actor, and co-operated in founding the Freie Bühne in Berlin.
1892 – He edited the weekly Die Zukunft.
1896 – Literatur und Theater.
1903 – Kampfgenosse Sudermann.
1914 – War he was at first patriotic and in favour of annexation but later became a pacifist.
– He was a controversial and much read critic and publicist; he was an early champion of Ibsen, Strindberg, Maeterlinck, and Dostoevsky.
1918 – He bitterly opposed the Weimar Republic.
– Krieg und Friede.
1927 – Harden Maximilian died.