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