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Zumpt, August Wilhelm

Born: 1815 AD
Died: 1877 AD
Nationality: German
Categories: Scholars

1815 – He was born on the 4th day of December this year in Königsberg, Berlin.
1851 – He studied in Berlin and in this year became professor in the Friedrich-Wilhelm-Gymnasium.
1847 – His papers on epigraphy brought him into conflict with Theodore Mommsen, but with the preparation of the Corpus Inscriptionum Latinarum a scheme drawn up by Mommasen himself was approved this year.
1877 – He died on the 22nd day of April in Berlin.