On This Day

Musicians Born in 1680

  • Feb 25 Philipp Hyacinth Lobkowitz, Bohemian composer and patron (Gluck)
  • Mar 20 Baron Emanuele d' Astorga, Italian composer (Stabat mater)
  • May 5 Giuseppe Porsile, Neapolitan composer, born in Naples, Italy (d. 1750)
  • May 21 Frederich Karl Erbach, composer
  • Oct 21 Francisco Jose Coutinho, composer
  • Nov 18 Jean-Baptiste Loeillet, Flemish composer, born in Ghent, Belgium (d. 1730)