On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1902

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Claude Debussy's only completed opera "Pelléas et Mélisande" premieres in Paris

Composer Claude Debussy
Claude Debussy

Famous Birthdays

  • André-François Marescotti, Swiss organist and composer, born in Carouge, Switzerland (d. 1995)
  • Rudolf Wittelsbach, Swiss pianist and composer, born in Constantinople, Turkey (d. 1972)