Giacomo Meyerbeer (Jakob Liebmann Beer)

Born: Vogelsdorf, near Berlin (Kingdom of Prussia), 5 Sept. 1791

Died: Paris, 2 May 1864

Meyerbeer changed his name in homage to his grandfather (Liebmann Meyer), the most influential (and wealthy!) member of the family.


Incidental Music

Creators of Roles


  1. Sculpture (bust) - year 1832 (JPEG; 9 kB)

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12 Jul 2008