23 December 1893 Posted on December 22, 2011 by admin The opera Hänsel und Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck is first performed. Share on Facebook Share Share on TwitterTweet Share on Google Plus Share Share on LinkedIn Share Famous Words of Inspiration..."Telling us to obey instinct is like telling us to obey 'people.' People say different things: so do instincts. Our instincts are at war. Each instinct, if you listen to it, will claim to be gratified at the expense of the rest." C.S. Lewis — Click here for more from C.S. Lewis No related posts.