January 19, 1829
DescriptionThe complete Part One of Faust, a tragic play in two parts written by a German writer Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, is premiered
LocationGrand Duchy of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach
RateVery important (8)
Dragged through the wildest life, will I enslave him, Through flat and stale indifference; With struggling, chilling, checking, so deprave him That, to his hot, insatiate sense, The dream of drink shall mock, but never lave him: Refreshment shall his lips in vain implore— Had he not made himself the Devil's, naught could save him, Still were he lost forevermore!