1855 – Born on the 12th of October in Lebenyi Szentmiklos, Austrian.
1878 – He became second conductor of the Leipzig Opera.
1884 – He gave the premiere of Bruckner’s Seventh Symphony.
1885 – He married Amelie Heussner, a singer and actress.
1893 – He became conductor of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
1895 – He succeeded Carl Reinecke as director of the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra.
1912 – He took the London Symphony Orchestra to the United States for a European orchestra.
1913 – He made the first commercial recording of a complete symphony.
1922 – He died on the 23rd of January in Leipzig, Germany.