1837 – Born on the 24th of December in Bellagio, Italy.
1853 – Her father, Franz Liszt, had introduced her to Richard Wagner.
1863 – She came into frequent contact with Wagner, himself 24 years her senior and still married to Minna Planer.
1869-1883 – She kept a detailed diary of their daily life together, which was later published.
1883-1906 – She directed the Bayreuth Festival from the death of Richard Wagner.
1930 – She died at age 92 at Bayreuth on the 1st of April.