Robert Schumann Rank
About Robert Schumann
Robert Schumann was an iconic German composer known for famous works such as Blumenstück, Papillonsand Album für die Jugend. He is widely considered to be one of the Romantic era's finest composers. He died while a patient at a sanatorium. He was 46 years old.
He was the last of the five children of Johanna and August Schumann. In 1840, he and Clara Schumann tied the knot. Their marriage produced eight children.
He battled all his life with mental illness.
In 1854, he tried committing suicide by jumping from a bridge into a river but was saved before he could drown. After this unsuccessful suicide attempt, he requested that he be sent to a mental hospital.
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Famous quotes by Robert Schumann
If we were all determined to play the first violin we should never have an ensemble. therefore, respect every musician in his proper place.Robert Schumann
To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.Robert Schumann
Robert Schumann's Popularity
Robert Schumann was a famous German composer, who was born on June 8, 1810. As a person born on this date, Robert Schumann is listed in our database as the 21st most popular celebrity for the day (June 8) and the 3rd most popular for the year (1810).
People born on June 8 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Robert Schumann is the 748th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Robert Schumann's birthday, Robert Schumann is the 70th most famous German.
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