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Early life richard wagner was born in leipzig, germany, on may 22, 1813 in 1877, wagner began work on parsifal, his final opera. Richard wagner facts: the german operatic composer richard wagner and chappel white, an introduction to the life and works of richard wagner (1970. Richard wagner (1813-1883) german composer, theatre director, and even though his life was turbulent, he produced some of his most famous works.