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Birthdays in Music in 1678

Birthdays in Music

Person of interestAntonio Vivaldi

Mar 4 Antonio Vivaldi, Baroque violin virtuoso and composer (The Four Seasons), born in Venice, Italy (d. 1741)

Violin Virtuoso & Composer Antonio Vivaldi
Violin Virtuoso & Composer
Antonio Vivaldi
  • Jul 6 Nicola Francesco Haym, Italian composer, born in Rome (d. 1729)
  • Dec 30 William Croft, English composer and organist, born in Nether Ettington (d. 1727)