On This Day

Birthdays in Music in 1755

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 3 Florido Tomeoni, composer
  • Feb 11 Albert Christoph Dies, composer
  • Feb 13 Francois Alexander Sallantin, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1816)
  • Mar 2 Antoine-Frederic Gresnick, composer
  • Mar 10 Philipp Christoph Kayser, composer
  • Mar 14 Pierre-Louis Couperin, French organist and composer (d. 1789)
  • Apr 4 Vincenc Mašek, Bohemian composer, born in Zvíkovec, Czech Republic (d. 1831)
  • May 19 Gabriele Prota, composer
  • Jun 1 Frederico Fiorillo, Italian violist/composer
  • Jul 29 Franz Gotz, Bohemian composer, born in Strašice (d. 1815)
  • Aug 1 Antonio Capuzzi, Italian violinist and composer, born in Brescia, Italy (d. 1818)
  • Aug 8 Luigi Marchesi, composer
  • Aug 31 Johann Ignaz Walter, German opera singer and composer, born in Perutz, Bohemia (d. 1822)