Birthdays in Music in 1839

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  • Jan 9 John Knowles Paine, composer, born in Portland, Maine
  • Jan 14 Emil Bohn, composer (d. 1909)
  • Jan 19 Bohumil Pazdirek, composer
  • Mar 10 Dudley Buck, organist and church composer, born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • Mar 17 Josef Rheinberger, Vaduz Liechtenstein, opera composer (Munich Conser)
  • Mar 21 Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky, Karevo, Russian composer (Boris Gudunov, Night on Bald Mt) [NS]
  • Apr 5 Stanislaw Pilinski, composer
  • Apr 12 Victorin de Joncieres, composer
  • Apr 18 Frantz Jehin-Prume, composer
  • May 8 Adolphe-Basile Routhier, French Canadian lyricist (O Canada) (d. 1920)
  • May 19 Alice Mary Smith, composer
  • Jul 9 Carl Baermann, composer
  • Jul 14 Edward Sydney Smith, composer
  • Jul 17 Friedrich Gernsheim, composer
  • Aug 15 Hugh Archibald Clarke, composer
  • Aug 17 Hubert Platt Main, composer
  • Aug 24 Eduard Napravnik, composer
  • Nov 7 Henry Holmes, composer
  • Nov 25 Stanislaw Duniecki, composer