On This Day

Musicians Born in 1579

  • 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 Johannes Stalpaert van der Wiele, Dutch lawyer, pastor and lyricist, born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1630)
  • Dec 12 Heinrich Steuccius, German composer, born in Weissenfels, Germany (d. 1645)