On This Day

Birthdays in Music in 1795

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 21 Francisco Manuel da Silva, composer
  • Mar 14 Robert Lucas Pearsall, English composer, born in Bristol, England (d. 1856)
  • Mar 23 Leopold Jansa, composer
  • May 15 Adolf B Marx, German music theorist
  • Aug 16 Heinrich August Marschner, German opera composer, born in Zittau, Saxony (d. 1861)
  • Sep 17 Saverio Mercadante, Italian composer, born in Altamura, Bari, Italy (d. 1870)
  • Sep 20 Charles Zeuner, German-American composer and organist, born in Eisleben, Saxony (d. 1857)
  • Oct 26 Nikolaos Mantzaros, Italian-Greek composer, born in Corfu Island, Greece (d. 1972)
  • Nov 24 Josif Josifovich Genishta, composer
  • Nov 28 Adolf Bernhard Marx, composer
  • Dec 8 Jacques Francois Gallay, composer