Minna Planer

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Birthday
5, 1809
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Jan 25, 1866 (56)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
5, 1809
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Jan 25, 1866 (56)

About

Stage actress best known as the first wife of composer Richard Wagner

Before Fame

Wagner met her when he was looking for a place to stay the night and immediately took a liking to her.

Trivia

Many of the details of her relationship with Wagner were revealed in the letters that were inherited by her daughter Nathalie. 

Family Life

She and Richard Wagner escaped from Riga to Paris to avoid his creditors.

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She ultimately divorced Richard Wagner because she suspected that he was having an affair.