On This Day

Musicians Born in 1652

  • Jan 1 Johann Krieger, German composer and organist, born in Nuremberg (d. 1735)
  • May 14 Johann Philipp Fortsch, German composer, statesman and physician, born in Wertheim am Main (d. 1732)
  • Oct 13 Johann Heinrich Kittel, German composer, born in Dresden, Germany (d. 1682)
  • Oct 19 Louis Le Quointe, Flemish organist and composer (Bouquet de fleurs), born in Ypres, Spanish Netherlands (d. 1717)
  • Nov 20 Romanus Weichlein, Austrian composer, born in Linz, Austria (d. 1706)
  • Dec 16 Giovanni Maria Casini, Italian organist, composer, and priest, born in Florence, Grand Duchy of Tuscany (now Italy) (d. 1719)