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Birthdays in Music in 1673

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 6 1st Duke of Chandos, English aristocrat, eponym of Handel's Chandos Anthems, born in Herefordshire, United Kingdom (d. 1744)
  • Feb 1 Alessandro Marcello, Italian composer, born in Venice, Italy (d. 1747)
  • Feb 6 Maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, German composer, born in Immelborn, Germany (d. 1731)
  • Mar 19 Pedro Vaz Rego, Portuguese composer and poet, born in Campo Maior, Portugal (d. 1736)
  • Apr 16 Francesco Feroci, Italian composer, born in San Giovanni Valdarno, Italy (d. 1750)
  • May 8 Johann Valentin Eckelt, German composer, born in Werningshausen, Germany (d. 1732)
  • Aug 28 Conrad Michael Schneider, German composer, born in Anspach (d. 1752) [or 26 August]
  • Sep 13 Hercule Brehy, Flemish composer and organist, born in Brussels (d. 1737)