|16 August 1901||Purchase by the unmarried porter Wilhelm Brunner of Villingen, born: 12 January 1871, deceased: 30 June 1929
Purchase price = 49,000 Mark
|The Ritter proprietor maintained as of 1901 a stagecoach connection with 2 horse-drawn coaches.|
|1921||Acquisition by son Wilhelm Brunner, born: 1904
Offering post and passenger service, among other services
|At the end of the 1920s, the Ritter proprietor purchased a motor coach and offered short excursions as well.
The first telephone is installed at Ritter.
|1926||The Ritter proprietor builds a filling station with petrol pumping facility.|
|23 April 1930||Inheritance by widow Maria Anna Brunner
born: 21 November 1872, deceased: 29 July 1953
|29 May 1931||Acquisition by Wilhelm Brunner, born: 8 September 1904|
|9 November 1961||Acquisition by Wilhelm Albert Brunner|
|1964/65||Construction of a guest house in the garden near Kirchgässle.
For the first time in Durbach, guest rooms equipped with shower/bath.
|From 1969||"Ritter", under the management of Willi and Helene Brunner, receives TWO STARS from the Michelin Gourmet-Guide 9 times
69-73 * 74-82 ** 83-94 *
|1972||Purchase of the old rectory and construction of a new guest house with garages and indoor swimming pool.|
|1984||Construction of a new guest house with modern suites. At the same time, demolition of the old dance hall and toilet facilities.|
|1987||Ritter welcomes prominent guests of the BAMBI Awards.|
|1988||Meeting between German Chancellor Helmut Kohl and French President Francois Mitterrand in Ritter|
|Visit from the spiritual head of Tibet, the Dalai Lama|
|December 1999-2007||Helene Brunner, born: 1940, deceased: 11 July 2007, runs Ritter with her daughter Karin Kipka, following the death of her husband.|
|1 January 2008||Acquisition of the Traditionsgasthaus "Ritter Durbach" by Dominic & Ilka Müller.|
|10 March 2008||Official New Opening with Vice President of EU-Commission Günter Verheugen.|
|26 November 2008||The 4 Star Superior Hotel Ritter Durbach was host to guests of the BAMBI Awards.|
|11 November 2009||The chef of the gourmet restaurant Wilder Ritter, Christian Baur, as well as his kitchen and service crews acquire a Michelin Star.
The last time the restaurant won a Michelin Star was 16 years ago.