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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
(1749-1832)


Titles and Honours

Ennobled, 1782 (Holy Roman Empire)[F6E]

Positions Held

Chancellor of the Exchequer of the Duchy of Weimar, 1782-85[J92]
Member of the Privy Council of the Duke of Saxe-Weimar, 1779 and 1804[F6E]

Main Events

Poet, playwright, and novelist.[F6E]
A lawyer.[F6E]
Travelled to Italy in 1786.[J92]

Place of birth: Frankfurt am Main[F6E]
Place of marriage: Weimar[F6E]
Place of death: Weimar[F6E]
Place of burial: ducal chapel, Weimar[F6E]


 

 

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