On This Day

Musicians Born in 1638

  • Apr 11 Diogo Dias Melgás, Portuguese composer of sacred polyphonic music, born in Cuba, Alentejo, Portugal (d. 1700)
  • Jul 8 Matteo Coferati, composer
  • Jul 15 Giovanni Buonaventura Viviani, Italian composer, born in Florence (d. 1693)