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Birthdays in Music in 1715

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 12 Jacques Duphly, French composer and harpsichordist, born in Rouen (d. 1789)
  • Jan 27 Vaclav Kalous [Simon à Scto Bartholomaeo], Czech composer, born in Solnice (d. 1786)
  • Jan 29 Georg Christoph Wagenseil, Austrian (court) composer/pianist
  • Mar 19 Charles-Joseph van Helmont, composer
  • Apr 11 John Alcock, English composer and organist, born in London (d. 1806)
  • Apr 17 Johann Wolfgang Kleinknecht, German composer, born in Ulm, Germany (d. 1786)
  • Apr 19 James Nares, English composer, born in Stanwell (d. 1783)
  • Apr 23 Johann Friedrich Doles, German composer, pupil of J. S. Bach, born in Steinbach-Hallenberg, Germany (d. 1797)
  • Apr 28 Franz Sparry, Austrian composer, born in Graz (d. 1767)
  • May 5 Daniel Dal Barba, Italian composer, born in Verona, Italy (d. 1801)
  • Jun 2 Herman-Francois Delange, Belgian composer, born in Liège (d. 1781)
  • Nov 16 Girolamo Abos, Maltese composer, born in Valetta (d. 1760)
  • Dec 9 Georg Gottfried Petri, German composer, born in Żary, Poland (d. 1795)
  • Dec 12 Gennaro Manna, Italian composer, born in Naples, Italy (d. 1779)