Born: Oct 12, 1855 AD
Died: 1922 AD, at 66 years of age.
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.
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