On This Day

Birthdays in Music in 1771

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 9 Daniel Belknap, American composer, born in born in Framingham, Massachusetts (d. 1815)
  • Feb 18 Friedrich Christian Ruppe, composer and violinist, brother of Christian Friedrich Ruppe
  • Feb 24 Johann Baptist Cramer, German/British pianist/composer/publisher
  • Mar 1 Armand-Emmanuel Trial, composer
  • Apr 29 Matthäus Stegmayer, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1820)
  • May 1 George Guest, English organist and composer, born in Broseley, England (d. 1831)
  • Jun 1 Ferdinando Paer, composer
  • Aug 22 Ján Josef Rösler, Czech composer, born in Banská Štiavnica, Slovakia (d. 1813)
  • Oct 1 Pierre Baillot, French violinist and composer, born in Passy, Paris (d. 1842)
  • Nov 17 Jonathan Huntington, composer