On This Day

Birthdays in Music in 1758

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 24 Johann Chrysostomus Drexel, composer
  • Feb 4 Pierre-Gabriel Gardel, French ballet dancer/choreographer
  • Feb 7 Benedikt Emanuel Schack, composer
  • Feb 12 Christian Ignatius Latrobe, English clergyman and composer (Selection of Sacred Music), born in the Fulneck Moravian Settlement, Yorkshire (d. 1836)
  • Mar 26 Johann Daniel Ferstenberg, composer
  • Aug 25 Franz Teyber, Austrian composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1810)
  • Oct 5 Thomas Greatorex, English composer, born in Chesterfield, Derbyshire (d. 1831)
  • Oct 7 Paul Anton Wineberger, composer
  • Oct 26 Louis-Charles-Joseph Rey, French classical cellist and composer, born in Lauzerte, France (d. 1811)
  • Dec 3 Josef Gelinek, composer
  • Dec 11 Carl Friedrich Zelter, German composer, born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1832)
  • Dec 20 Othon Joseph Vandenbroek, composer (d. 1832)