1794 – Born on the 7th of October in Dessau, duchy of Anhalt.
1813-1814 – He took part, as a volunteer, in the national rising against Napoleon.
1816 – Müller’s earliest lyrics are contained in a volume of poems, Bundesbluten, by several friends, which was published.
1817 – He visited Italy as companion to a nobleman.
1818 – He was appointed teacher of classics in the Dessau school, and in 1820 librarian to the ducal library.
1820 – Published his impressions in Rom, Römer und Römerinnen.
1827 – Died on the 30th of September.