On This Day

Birthdays in Music in 1591

Birthdays in Music

  • May 26 Dirck Janszoon Sweelinck, Dutch composer, born in Amsterdam (d. 1652) baptism date
  • Jun 16 Joseph Solomon Delmedigo, Italian physician, mathematician, and music theorist (d. 1655)
  • Sep 23 Michael Lohr, German composer, born in Marienberg (d. 1654)