On This Day

Musicians Born in 1765

  • Mar 4 Charles Dibdin, British composer, author (Sea Songs), and actor, baptized in Hampshire, England (d. 1814)
  • May 28 Jean Baptiste Cartier, French musician and composer, born in Avignon, France (d. 1841)
  • Jun 1 Friedrich Ludwig Seidel, German composer, born in Treuenbrietzen (d. 1831)
  • Jun 13 Anton Eberl, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1807)
  • Sep 18 Oliver Holden, American composer, born in Shirley, Massachusetts (d. 1844)
  • Sep 25 Michał Ogiński, Polish politician, violinist, the balalaika player, and composer (Farewell to My Homeland), born in Guzów, Kingdom of Poland (d. 1833)
  • Oct 16 Fédéric-Nicolas Duvernoy, French horn player and composer, born in Montbéliard, County of Montbéliard (d. 1838)
  • Oct 22 Daniel Steibelt, German pianist and composer, born in Berlin (d. 1823)
  • Nov 20 Friedrich Heinrich Himmel, German composer, born in Treuenbrietzen, Brandenburg, Prussia (d. 1814)
  • Nov 23 Thomas Attwood, English organist and composer, born in London (d. 1838)
  • Dec 15 Philippe-Jacques Pfeffinger, composer, born in Strasbourg, France (d. 1821)
  • Dec 25 Joseph Mazzinghi, composer