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Birthdays in Music in 1583

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 27 Simon Besler, German composer, born in Brieg (d. 1633)
  • Sep 9 Girolamo Frescobaldi, Italian composer, born in Ferrara, Italy (d. 1643)
  • Dec 25 Orlando Gibbons, English composer (O Clap Your Hands), baptized