On This Day

Frank Wedekind

Actor and Playwright Frank Wedekind

Profession: Actor and Playwright


Why Famous: The "Lulu" plays

Born: July 24, 1864
Birthplace: Hanover, German Confederation
Star Sign: Leo

Died: March 9, 1918 (aged 53)

Historical Events

  • 1899-12-10 Frank Wedekind's "Der Kammers√§nger" premieres in Berlin
  • 1902-12-17 Frank Wedekind's "Der Erdgeist" premieres in Berlin
  • 1905-02-18 Frank Wedekind's "Hidalla oder Sein und Haben" (Hidalla, or Being and Having) premieres in Munich
  • 1911-12-23 Frank Wedekind's "Oaha, die Satire der Satire" premieres in Munich
  • 1912-04-29 Frank Wedekind's "Tod und Teufel" premieres in Berlin
  • 1919-01-15 Frank Wedekind's "Die letzten Tage der Menschheit" premieres
  • 1919-03-16 Frank Wedekind's "Elius Erweckung" premieres in Hamburg
  • 1919-09-01 Frank Wedekind's "Herakles" premieres in Munich