Friedrich Engels vs Karl Marx

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Philosopher
Economist, Philosopher
Net worth 2018
Philosophers
Industry
Sociologists
Barmen, Germany
Residence
Trier
German
Country
German, Prussian
28/11/1820
BirthDay
05/05/1818
August 5, 1895
Died On
March 14, 1883
1.68 m
Height
Humboldt University of Berlin
Education
Humboldt University of Berlin, University of Bonn, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
1895

Friedrich Engels died of throat cancer in London in 1895

1883

Karl Marx died in 1883 and Engels found it difficult to hold the spirit of communism alive

1878

However, he married Lizzy on 11th September 1878, but only because it was her dying wish

1863

Mary died in 1863 and Engels found solace in her younger sister Lizzy

1850

In November 1850, Engels joined Marx in London and started working in his father’s factory in Manchester

1849

But after the coup in June 1849, the Prussian newspaper was suppressed

1848

Due to a revolution in France in 1848, both Engels and Marx had to return back to their homelands

1845

Engels was in Brussels from 1845 to 1848 along with Karl Marx where he joined the underground ‘German Communist League’

1844

On 28th August 1844, Engels met Karl Marx and they instantly bonded with each other

1843

In 1843, Engels wrote ‘Outline of a Critique of Political Economy’ which was his first economic article

1842

In 1842 Engels’ parents sent him to England to work in a mill which made sewing threads

1841

In 1841, while serving in the Prussian Army, Engels attended university lectures at University of Berlin and met group of Young Hegelians

1839

In 1839, a rebellion was instigated by the French utopian revolutionary, Louis Auguste Blanqui, in which the ‘League of the Just’ participated

1838

In September 1838, he wrote a poem ‘The Bedouin’ which was his first published work in Bremisches Conversationsblatt No

1837

This secret society was formed in France in 1837 to support the egalitarian society

1820

Friedrich Engels was born in Barmen, Prussia, which is now a part of Germany, on 28 November 1820

1525

Along with working in the mill, Engels also wrote his notable work, ‘The Peasant War in Germany’ which was based on Protestant Reformation, 1525 revolutionary war of peasants and Martin Luther

1881

He was shattered by the death of his wife on December 2, 1881 and the death of his eldest daughter on January 11, 1883

1848

The first of Karl Marx’s important works was ‘The Communist Manifesto’, published in 1848 which is recognized as one of the ‘world’s most influential political manuscripts’

1843

Karl Marx married Jenny in a Protestant church in Kreuznach on June 19, 1843