Ulrich von Liechtenstein ~ 13the century
Liechtenstein was born around 1200 and died in 1275. In addition to
being a minnesinger he wrote an autobiographical verse novel,
Heinrich von Veldig ~ 12th century
Heinrich von Veldig liven
in the second half of the twelfth century. He came from Maasland
region of Belgium. He wrote a novel about Aeneas called Eineide.
Der Tannhäuser ~ 13th century
Der Tannhäuser was
probably a crusader. According to Wagner's opera he participated in a
singing contest at the Wartburg. Sixteen of his lyrics are known.