Oct. 27, 1723 Waiblingen Rems-Murr-Kreis Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Sep. 7, 1796 Heilbronner Landkreis Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Father of the dramatist Friedrich Schiller. Military career. At the time of his death he was the manager of the Duke's gardens and the director of the school of forestry at Schloss (palace) Solitude, where he died. Born in Bittenfeld; died at Solitude, southeast of Gerlingen.