Groth, Klaus

Born: Apr 24, 1819 AD
Died: 1899 AD, at 80 years of age.

Nationality: German
Categories: Authors

1819 - Born on the 24th of April.

1838 - Studying at the seminary in Tondern.

1847 - He became a teacher at the girls school in his native village, but went to Kiel to qualify for a higher educational post.

1853 - His studies and he was able to resume them at Kiel.

1856 - He took the degree of Doctor of Philosophy at Bonn.

1858 - He settled as Privatdozent in German literature and languages at Kiel.

1866 - He was made professor.

1885 - K. Groth und die plattdeutsche Dichtung.

1891 - His Lebenserinnerungen were edited by E. Wolff.

1893 - Groth's Gesammelte Werke appeared in 4 vols

1900 - His chief works are Quickborn, Volksleben  in plattdeutschen Gedichten Ditmarscher Mundart.

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