On This Day

Musicians Born in 1705

  • Feb 6 Johann Matthias Leffloth, German composer, born in Nuremberg, Germany (d. 1731)
  • Mar 3 Michael Schevenstuhl, composer
  • Apr 20 Balthasar Schmid, German composer and printer, born in Nuremberg, Bavaria (d. 1749)
  • May 10 Gallus Zeiler, German composer, born in Kempten (d. 1755)
  • Aug 4 Václav Matyáš Gurecký, Bohemian composer, born in Přerov, Czech Republic (d. 1743)
  • Sep 19 Henri-Jacques de Croes, Flemish composer and violinist, born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1786)
  • Sep 28 Johann Peter Kellner, German organist and composer, born in Gräfenroda, Thuringia, Germany (d. 1772)
  • Nov 15 Louis-Gabriel Guillemain, French composer and violinist, born in Paris (d. 1770)