1803 – He was born on the 24th of July in Paris. 1821 – He entered the Paris Conservatoire. – He studied organ and harmonium under the celebrated opera composer Francois-Adrien Boieldieu. – He played the triangle in the orchestra of the Conservatoire. 1823 – He was writing songs for Paris vaudeville houses ..
1819 – Born on the 22nd of December at Eilenburg in Saxony, Germany. 1841 – He was kapellmeister at Bernburg and then moved to Zurich in the same year. 1852 – He became musical director at the court theater in Brunswick. 1885 – He retired to Weisbaden and died on the 31st o..