Franz Liszt

Composer/Pianist Franz Liszt

Profession: Composer/Pianist


Why Famous: He was one of the most prominent representatives of the "Neudeutsche Schule".

Born: October 22, 1811
Birthplace: Raiding, Hungary
Star Sign: Libra

Died: July 31, 1886 (aged 74)
Cause of Death: Heart disease

Historical Events in the Life of Franz Liszt

  • 1822-12-01 Franz Liszt's (11) debut as pianist Isabella Colbran
  • 1854-02-16 Franz Liszt's symphony "Orpheus" premieres
  • 1854-04-16 Franz Liszt's "Mazeppa" premieres
  • 1854-11-09 Franz Liszt's "Fest-Long" premieres
  • 1855-10-18 Franz Liszt's "Prometheus" premieres
  • 1857-12-29 Franz Liszt's "Die Hunnenschlacht" premieres in Weimar

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