On This Day

Birthdays in Music in 1802

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 3 Feliks Ostrowski, Polish pianist and composer, born in Kraśnik, Russian Empire (d. 1860)
  • Feb 6 Charles Wheatstone, English scientist & inventor, born in Barnwood, United Kingdom (d. 1875)
  • Feb 20 Charles-Auguste de Beriot, Belgian violinist/composer
  • Apr 1 Hubert Reis, German composer and violinist, born in Bonn (d. 1886)
  • Apr 27 Louis Niedermeyer, composer, born in Nyon, Switzerland (d. 1861)
  • May 31 Cesare Pugni, Italian composer, born in Genoa, Italy (d. 1870)
  • Jul 3 Joseph Labitzky, Bohemian composer, born in Krásno, Czech Republic (d. 1881)
  • Jul 12 Charles-Louis Hanssens, Belgian composer, born in Ghent, Belgium (d. 1871)
  • Jul 15 John Barnett, English composer (d. 1892)
  • Jul 27 Benedikt Randhartinger, Austrian composer, born in Ruprechtshofen, Austria (d. 1893)
  • Oct 7 Wilhelm Bernhard Molique, German violinist and composer, born in Nuremberg, Germany (d. 1869)