On This Day

Musicians Born in 1732

  • Jan 2 František "Franz" Xaver Brixi, Czech classical composer and kapellmeister, born in Prague (d. 1771)
  • Jan 18 Jean-Guillain Cardon, French harpist, teacher, and composer, born in Mons, South Netherlands (d. 1803)
  • Feb 5 Nathanael Gottfried Gruner, composer
  • Feb 25 Robert Hudson, British composer, born in London, England (d. 1815)
  • Mar 24 Gian Francesco de Majo, Italian composer, born in Naples (d. 1770)
  • Mar 31 Franz Joseph Haydn, Austrian composer of the classical period (The Creation; Trumpet Concerto), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1809)
  • May 17 Francesco Pasquale Ricci, Italian composer, born in Como, Italy (d. 1817)
  • Jun 21 Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach, composer and 5th son of Johann Sebastian Bach, born in Leipzig, Germany (d. 1795)
  • Sep 1 Johann Gottlieb Sollner, German composer, and theolgian born Zwickau, Saxony, Germany (d. 1798)
  • Sep 1 Thomas Erskine 6th Earl of Kellie, Scottish composer and musician, born in Kellie Castle, Scotland (d. 1781)
  • Nov 27 Johann Joseph Emmert, German composer, born in Kitzingen, Würzburg, Germany (d. 1809)
  • Dec 13 Jean-Claude Trial, French composer, born in Avignon, France (d. 1771)