Ernst Rowohlt (1887 - 1960) started publishing in 1908
Ernst Rowohlt Verlag was registered in July 1910 (Leipzig) and erased in February 1913
Ernst Rowohlt (Verlag) KG is founded in January 1919 (Berlin), November 1922 business form is changed to KGaA.
June 1931 Ernst Rohwohlt (Verlag) KGaA has to annouce insolvency after it's principal bank went bankrupt.
August 1931: Rowohlt Verlag GmbH is founded as rescue company, the KGaA is kept until July 1937 for claims of creditors.
See also: Ernst Rowohlt Verlag, Berlin