On This Day

Birthdays in Music in 1579

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 25 Valerius Otto, German composer, born in Leipzig (d. after 1612)
  • Aug 24 John Amner, English composer, born in Ely, Cambridgeshire (d. 1641)
  • Nov 22 Jan Baptist Stalpart van der Wiele, Dutch lawyer/pastor/lyricist
  • Dec 12 Heinrich Steuccius, German composer, born in Weissenfels, Germany (d. 1645)