“nicht die Dauer des Menschenlebens, sondern das Gefühl, mit dem man dem Schluß deßelben entgegensehen kann bestimmen den Werth deßelben.”

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What happened on February 22?

1820: Carl Maria von Weber writes to Gesellschaft Lyra. [View letter]

1822: Karl Maria Graf von Firmian died.

1822: Ignaz Walter died.

1824: John Davy died.

1826: Fräulein Knobloch was born.

1838: Carl Schwarz died.

1838: Friedrich Eck died.

1843: Carl Heinrich Butenop died.

1848: Caroline Amalie, Herzogin von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg died.

1882: Catherine Countess of Essex Capell-Coningsby died.

1886: Emil Lumbeck was born.

1889: Therese Fleischer died.

1897: Charles Blondin died.

1903: Hugo Wolf died.