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Franz Strauss
(1822 - 1905)

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1822 Born 26 February in Parkstein, Bavaria
1837 Moves to Munich to play guitar with the orchestra of Duke Max
1845 Concert tour through diverse Bavarian cities with five other wind-players
1847 Joins the Bavarian court orchestra as "unpaid eleve"
1851 Marries Elise Maria Seiff, 28 May
1854 Wife and two children dies of cholera
1863 Marries Josephine Pschorr on 29 August
1871 Appointed Professor by the Academy of Music
1872 Elected to the artistic committee of the "Musikalische Akademie"
1873 Appointed Kammermusiker (Chamber Musician) by King Ludwig II
1875 Elected conductor of the amateur orchestra, "Wilde Gungl"
1879 May - Awarded the Ludwig Medal for Science and Art
1889 Retires and concentrates on helping his son's career
1905 Dies 31 May
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