On This Day

Musicians Born in January 1756

  • Jan 22 Vincenzo Righini, composer

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Jan 27 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Austrian musical prodigy and composer (Figaro), born in Salzburg, Austria (d. 1791)

  • Jan 28 Hans Adolf Friedrich von Eschstruth, composer
  • Jan 30 Josef Preindl, Austrian organist & composer, born in Marbach on the Danube, Lower Austria (d. 1823)