On This Day

Musicians Born in 1616

  • Feb 19 Jacques de Saint-Luc, Flemish composer and lutenist, born in Ath (d. ca. 1710)
  • Feb 28 Kaspar Förster, German composer, born in Gdańsk, Poland (d. 1673)
  • Mar 6 Malachias Siebenhaar, composer
  • Mar 29 Johann Erasmus Kindermann, German composer, born in Nuremberg (d. 1655)
  • May 19 Johann Jakob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer
  • Dec 21 Pietro Andrea Ziani, Italian organist & composer, born in Venice, Italy (d. 1684)