Birthdays in Music in 1883

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  • Jan 8 Josue Teofilo Wilkes, composer
  • Jan 19 Hermann Abendroth, German conductor
  • Feb 2 Mikhail Fabianovich Gnesin, composer
  • Feb 11 Paul August von Klenau, Danish composer/conductor (Sulamith)
  • Feb 13 Bainbridge Crist, composer
  • Feb 22 Jaroslav Kocian, composer
  • Mar 7 Carl Deis, composer (d. 1960)
  • Mar 8 Manuel Gomez Carillo, composer
  • Mar 12 Judge Jackson, composer
  • Mar 13 Enrico Toselli, composer
  • Mar 14 Juan Manén, Spanish composer and violinist, born in Barcelona (d. 1971)
  • Mar 19 Josef Matthias Hauer, composer
  • Mar 20 Karl Hasse, German composer, born in Dohna (d. 1960)
  • Mar 21 Jules van Nuffel, composer
  • Mar 27 Jan Kunc, Czech composer (Czech State Anthem), born in Doubravice nad Svitavou (d. 1976)
  • Mar 28 William H Harris, composer
  • Apr 1 Aleksander V Aleksandrov, Russian composer/conductor
  • Apr 1 Lon Chaney, actor, "man of 1000 faces" (High Noon, Phantom of Opera, born in Colorado Springs, Colorado (d. 1930)
  • Apr 9 Renzo Bossi, Italian composer, born in Como (d. 1965)
  • Apr 13 Alexander Alexandrov, composer
  • Apr 17 Hermann Darewsky, composer
  • Apr 30 David John de Lloyd, composer
  • May 5 Leopold Samuel, composer
  • May 5 Petar Konjovic, composer
  • May 7 Gino Roncaglia, composer
  • May 15 Stanley Marchant, English composer, born in London (d. 1949)
  • May 26 Mamie Smith, American vaudeville singer, dancer and actress (Crazy Blues), born in Cincinnati, Ohio (d. 1946)
  • May 28 George Dyson, composer
  • May 28 Luigi Perrachio, composer
  • May 29 William Beatton Moonie, composer
  • May 30 Riccardo Zandonai, composer
  • Jun 17 Alexandre Cellier, composer
  • Jun 20 Giannotto Bastianelli, composer
  • Jun 20 Jules Verstraete, [Julien G the Graef], actor (Driestuiversopera)
  • Jun 22 José Rolón, Mexican composer, born in Ciudad Guzmán, Jalisco (d. 1945)
  • Jul 4 Maximilian Oseyevich Shteynberg, composer
  • Jul 7 Toivo Kuula, Finnish composer, born in Vehkakoski (d. 1918)
  • Jul 14 Alexandru Zirra, composer
  • Jul 25 Alfredo Casella, Italian composer and conductor (La Giara), born in Turin, Italy (d. 1947)
  • Jul 29 Manuel Infante, Spanish composer/conductor
  • Aug 6 Francesco Santoliquido, composer
  • Aug 10 Carlos Lavin, composer
  • Sep 5 Otto Erich Deutsch, Austrian musicologist (Schubert-Brevier), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1967)
  • Sep 17 Gerald Hugh Tyrwhitt-Wilson Berners, 14th baron/composer
  • Sep 18 Lord Berners, [Gerald Tyrwhitt], England, composer (1st Childhood)
  • Sep 22 Robert Franz Richard Hernried, composer
  • Oct 5 Charles Maduro, Antillean composer
  • Oct 8 Dick Burnett, American musician (d. 1977)
  • Oct 11 Archibald T Davison, composer
  • Oct 22 Viktor Jacobi, composer
  • Nov 2 Frico Kafenda, composer
  • Nov 6 Hubert Bath, British film composer and music director
  • Nov 8 Arnold Bax, English composer (Farewell My Youth), born in London (d. 1953)
  • Nov 10 Bedrich Antonin Wiedermann, composer
  • Nov 11 Ernest Ansermet, Swiss conductor (Ruilles de Printemps), born in Vevey, Switzerland (d. 1969)
  • Nov 16 Eugeen Van de Velde, Flemish musicologist/composer (In Tempore Belli)
  • Nov 28 Paul Hastings Allen, composer
  • Dec 1 Romanos Hovakimi Melik'yan, composer
  • Dec 3 Anton (Friedrich Wilhelm) von Webern, Austrian 12-tone composer, born in Vienna, Austria
  • Dec 14 Manolis Kalomiris, Greek opera composer
  • Dec 22 Edgard Varèse, French-born composer (d. 1965)
  • Dec 25 Fran Lhotka, Czech composer, born in Mladá Vožice (d. 1962)