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Born: 1772 AD
Died: 1801 AD
Nationality: German
Categories: Novelists, Poets

1772 – He was born on the 2nd day of May on this year in Oberwiederstedt, EC Germany. His pseudonym is Baron Friedrich von Hardenberg.


1790 – He studied law at Jena, Leipzig, and Wittenberg.


1794 – He worked as actuary for August Coelestin Just, who was not only his boss, but also his friend and later on his biographer.


1795 – He became engaged to Sophie von Kühn.


1795 – He concerned himself with the scientific doctrine of Johann Gottlieb Fichte, which had a great influence on his world view.


1797 – His fiancée, Sophie von Kühn, died.


1801 – He died on the 25th of March on this year.