1791 - He was born on the 14th of September in Mainz, archbishopric of Mainz (Germany.)
1816 - Bopp's first important work, Über das Conjugationssystem der Sanskritsprache (On the System of Conjugation in Sanskrit), foreshadowed his major achievement.
1820 - He extended the study to include the other grammatical parts.
1821 - Professor of Oriental literature and general philology at the University of Berlin.
1822 - He was elected member of the Royal Prussian Academy.
1827 - Bopp published a Sanskrit grammar and a Sanskrit and Latin glossary.
1840-1854 - He also produced a number of monographs, including studies of several European language groups, papers on the relation of the Malayo-Polynesian and Indo-European languages and on the accent in Sanskrit and Greek.
1867 - He died on the 23rd of October in Berlin, Prussia (Germany.)
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