On This Day

Birthdays in Music in 1754

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 17 Jan Jachym Kopriva, Czech composer and organist, born in Cítoliby, Czech Republic (d. 1792)
  • Mar 4 Dieudonne-Pascal Pieltain, composer
  • Mar 15 Silvestro Palma, Italian composer, born in Barano d'Ischia, Italy (d. 1834)
  • Apr 9 Antonio Frantisek Becvarovsky, composer
  • May 2 Vicente Martín y Soler, Valencian composer, born in Valencia, Spain (d. 1806)
  • May 12 Franz Anton Hoffmeister, composer
  • May 15 Pierre Dutillieu, composer
  • May 20 Hans Gram, Danish-born American composer (d. 1804)
  • May 24 Giacomo Conti, Italian composer, born in Milan, Italy (d. 1805)
  • Aug 28 Peter Winter, German composer, born in Mannhein, Germany (d. 1825)
  • Dec 9 Etienne Ozi, French composer and bassoonist, born in Nimes (d. 1813)