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Anton Bruckner

Composer Anton Bruckner

Profession: Composer


Why Famous: Te Deum, Wagner Symphony

Born: September 4, 1824
Birthplace: Ansfelden, Austria
Star Sign: Virgo

Died: October 11, 1896 (aged 72)

Historical Events

  • 1868-05-09 Anton Bruckner's 1st Symphony in C, premieres
  • 1877-12-16 Anton Bruckner's 3rd Symphony in D, premieres
  • 1881-09-03 Anton Bruckner completes his 6th Symphony
  • 1884-12-30 Anton Bruckner's 7th Symphony in E, premieres in Leipzig
  • 1892-12-18 Anton Bruckner's 8th Symphony premieres
  • 1894-04-09 1st performance of Anton Bruckner's 5th Symphony in B in Graz
  • 1901-03-14 1st performance of Anton Bruckner's 6th Symphony in A
  • 1903-02-11 Anton Bruckner's 9th Symphony premieres in Vienna

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