Richard Wagner German composer conductor and essayist

Richard Wagner is a 69 years old German composer conductor and essayist from Leipzig, Saxony. Richard Wagner was born on May 22, 1813 (died on February 13, 1883, he was 69 years old) in Leipzig, Saxony as Wilhelm Richard Wagner. His nickname was Wilhelm Richard Wagner.



Richard Wagner was a German composer theatre director polemicist and conductor who is primarily known for his operas. Unlike most opera composers Wagner wrote both the libretto and the music for each of his stage works.
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His real name:
Birth name of Richard Wagner is Wilhelm Richard Wagner
Is Richard Wagner still alive?

No, he died on 02/13/1883, 140 years ago. He was 69 years old when he died. Cause of death: myocardial infarction. He died in Venice and buried in Wahnfried .



Richard Wagner had three marriages.

Herta Müller

Herta Müller, novelist

He married with Herta Müller (66), in 1984. Richard Wagner was 170 and Herta Müller was 30 years old. After 5 years, they break up in 1989.

Cosima Wagner

Cosima Wagner, Wife of Richard Wagner

Minna Planer

Minna Planer, German actor


He had three children, Isolde (53) , Eva (75) and Siegfried (61, German composer) . When his first child, Isolde Wagner, was born, Richard Wagner was 51 years old.


Richard Wagner had 1 sibling. Rosalie (10 years older)


Richard Wagner Albums (563)

There are 563 albums of Richard Wagner.

His last album Tristan und Isolde released 1 year 6 months ago. When Tristan und Isolde released, he was 208 years old. This album contains 45 tracks

His first album Wagner: The Flying Dutchman: Overture released 97 years ago, he was 112 years old when this album released.

Tristan und Isolde
Tristan und Isolde
Richard Wagner Parsifal
Richard Wagner Parsifal
Wagner: Odyssey
Wagner: Odyssey
Wagner: Immolation Scene and Funeral March from Götterdämmerung, Preludes from Lohengrin & Die Meistersinger
Wagner: Immolation Scene and Funeral March from Götterdämmerung, Preludes from Lohengrin & Die Meistersinger

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Popular Richard Wagner Songs

  1. Die Walkure, Act Iii: Ride Of The Valkyries (Wagner, R.: Orchestral Music From Operas, released 34 years ago)
  2. Tannhäuser: Overture (Wagner: Orchestral Favourites, released 29 years ago)
  3. Das Rheingold: Einzug Der Götter In Walhall (Wagner - Dudamel, released 8 years ago)
  4. La Cabalgata De Las Valkirias - De La Opera "la Valkiria" (La Isla De Los Sonidos: La Ciudad Sin Luz, released 11 years ago)
  5. Die Walküre, Wwv 86b - Concert Version / Dritter Aufzug: The Ride Of The Valkyries (101 Wagner, released 10 years ago)
  6. Wagner: Tristan Und Isolde: Prelude To Act 3 (Wagner : Tristan und Isolde, released 27 years ago)
  7. Tannhäuser, Wwv 70 - Paris Version / Act 3: "beglückt Darf Nun Dich, O Heimat" (Wagner: Tannhäuser, released 52 years ago)
  8. Die Walküre: Ride Of The Valkyries (Fright Night: Music That Goes Bump in the Night, released 62 years ago)
  9. Tannhäuser, Wwv 70 / Act 2: "dich, Teure Halle, Grüß Ich Wieder" (Wagner, released 3 years ago)
  10. Tristan Und Isolde, Wwv 90 / Act 3: Prelude - Live (Wagner: Tristan und Isolde, released 41 years ago)

Richard Wagner Movies (124)

There are 124 movies of Richard Wagner.

His first feature film was Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979). He was 166 when he starred in this movie. Since 1979, he has appeared in 124 feature films. The last one is The Metropolitan Opera: Tristan und Isolde (2016). .

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Richard Wagner movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Richard Wagner TV Shows (1)

His first TV Show was This is Opera (2015).

Awards (1)

Awarded Bavarian Maximilian Order for Science and Art in 1872 .


He graduated from Kreuzschule and Leipzig University

What was Richard's zodiac sign?

Richard Wagner zodiac sign was gemini.

Other facts about Richard Wagner

Richard Wagner's Sister


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