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Birthdays in Music in 1762

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 20 Jerome-Joseph de Momigny, composer
  • Jan 21 Giuseppe Antonio Silvani, composer
  • Feb 19 Friedrich Franz Hurka, composer
  • Mar 24 Marcos Antonio da Fonseca, Portuguese opera composer (Portogallo)
  • Mar 25 Francesco Giuseppi Pollini, composer
  • Apr 4 Stephen Storace, English composer, born in London (d. 1796)
  • Apr 13 Charles Frederick Horn, English musician and composer, born in Nordhausen, Germany (d. 1830)
  • Jun 24 Johann Paul Wessely, Czech composer, born in Frauenberg, Germany (d. 1810)
  • Jul 4 Marco Santucci, Italian composer, born in Camaiore, Tuscany, Italy (d. 1843)
  • Jul 20 Jakob Haibel, Austrian composer, born in Graz, Austria (d.1826)
  • Jul 21 William G.F. Bentinck, 3rd Count Bentinck and Lord of Rhoon and Pendrecht
  • Aug 10 Santiago Ferrer, composer
  • Oct 4 Tommaso Sogner, Italian composer, born in Villa S Pedro Pescador, Gerona (d. 1821)
  • Oct 15 Samuel Adams Holyoke, American composer, born in Boxford, Massachusetts (d. 1820)
  • Dec 26 Franz Wilhelm Tausch, composer