Birthdays in Music in 1884

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  • Jan 3 Raoul Armand Georg Koczalski, composer
  • Jan 10 James Philip Dunn, composer
  • Jan 12 Louis Horst, American dance choreographer and composer, born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 1964)
  • Jan 13 Sophie Tucker, [Kalish] "last of red hot mammas", Russian-born American singer, born in Tulchyn, Russian Empire (d. 1966)
  • Jan 19 Albert Louis Wolff, composer
  • Jan 25 Edward Kilenyi, composer
  • Jan 29 Juhan Aavic, Estonian composer, born in Holstre, Russian Empire (d. 1982)
  • Feb 26 Christina A A [Dina] Koudijs-van Appeldoorn, pianist/composer
  • Feb 26 Dina Appeldoorn, composer
  • Feb 29 Alfred Sendrey, composer
  • Mar 2 Leon Jongen, Belgian composer, born in Liege (d. 1969)
  • Mar 14 Winter Haynes Watts, composer
  • Mar 15 Rudolf Piskacek, composer
  • Mar 17 Alcide Nunez, American jazz clarinetist (d. 1934)
  • Mar 23 Glauco Velasquez, composer
  • Mar 24 Gino Marinuzzi, composer
  • Mar 26 Wilhelm Backhaus, Leipzig Germany, pianist (Rubinstein 1905)
  • Apr 9 Franco Vittadini, composer
  • Apr 22 Armas Emmanuel Launis, composer
  • Apr 30 Albert Israel Elkus, composer
  • May 1 Felipe Boero, composer
  • May 19 Arthur Meulemans, Belgian composer (Adriaan Brouwer) (or 5/10)
  • May 22 Alceo Toni, Italian composer, born in Lugo di Romagna (d. 1969)
  • May 27 Max Brod, Czech-born Israeli composer, writer and biographer of Kafta, born in Prague (d. 1968)
  • Jun 5 Ralph Benatzky, Czech composer (d. 1957)
  • Jun 9 Johannes Clinge Doorenbos, Dutch journalist/conductor
  • Jun 14 John McCormack, Irish/US singer (Irish folksongs)
  • Jul 13 John Francis Larchet, composer
  • Jul 15 Enrique Soro Barriga, composer
  • Jul 23 Apolinary Szeluto, composer
  • Aug 2 Nanny Larsén-Todsen, Swedish opera singer
  • Aug 3 Louis Gruenberg, near Brest Litovsk Poland, composer (Daniel Jazz)
  • Sep 6 Emerson Whithorne, composer
  • Sep 15 Floro Manuel Ugarte, composer
  • Sep 17 Charles Tomlinson Griffes, Elmira NY, composer (White Peacock)
  • Sep 20 Piotr Rytel, Polish composer, born in Vilnius (d. 1970)
  • Sep 29 Boris Asafiev, composer
  • Oct 11 Robert Muller-Hartmann, composer
  • Oct 28 Miloje Milojevic, composer
  • Oct 30 Rudolf Forster, Grobming Austria, actor (Threepenny Opera)
  • Nov 6 Ludomir Rozycki, Polish composer/conductor (Meduza, Eros i Psyche)
  • Dec 5 Evert Cornelis, Dutch conductor/pianist
  • Dec 19 Ferdinando Liuzzi, composer
  • Dec 27 Bernard van Dieren, composer
  • Dec 30 Karl Heinrich David, composer