Griesinger, Georg August
- Edward Olleson
(b Stuttgart, Jan 8, 1769; d Vienna, April 9, 1845). German diplomat and writer. He was Haydn’s biographer and confidant. He went to Vienna in 1799 as tutor to the son of the Saxon ambassador and spent most of the rest of his life there, rising to become Saxon chargé-d’affaires to the imperial court in ...