On This Day

Birthdays in Music in 1780

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 14 Francois-Joseph Dizi, Belgian composer, born in Namur, Belgium (d. 1840)
  • Feb 9 Walenty Karol Kratzer, composer
  • Mar 10 Juan Jose Landaeta, composer
  • May 10 Peter Lichtenthal, composer
  • May 22 Jan Emmanuel Dulezalek, composer
  • May 28 Franz Joseph Fröhlich, German composer, born in Würzburg, Bavaria (d. 1862)
  • Jun 18 Michael Henkel, German composer and organist, born in Fulda, Germany (d. 1851)
  • Jul 25 Christian Theodor Weinlig, German composer, teacher and choir master, born in Dresden, Saxony (d. 1842)
  • Aug 19 Pierre-Jean de Béranger, French poet and songwriter, born in Paris (d. 1857)
  • Nov 3 Victor-Charles-Paul Dourlen, composer
  • Nov 16 Robert Archibald Smith, composer
  • Nov 22 Conradin Kreutzer, composer