On This Day

Birthdays in Music in 1803

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 6 Henri Herz, Austrian pianist and composer, born in Vienna (d. 1888)
  • Feb 20 Friedrich Theodor Frohlich, composer
  • Apr 2 Franz Paul Lachner, German composer, born in Rain, Swabia, Germany (d. 1890)
  • Apr 27 Alfred Julius Becher, Austrian journalist and composer, born in Manchester, England (d. 1848)
  • May 7 Johan Peter Cronhamm, Swedish composer, born in Östra Karup, Skåne, Sweden (d. 1875)
  • Jun 24 George James Webb, English-American composer, born in Salisbury, Wiltshire, England (d. 1887)
  • Jul 20 Jakob Zeugheer, Swiss composer, born in Zürich (d. 1865)
  • Jul 23 Johann Vesque von Püttlingen, Austrian lawyer and composer, born in Lubomirski Palace, Opole Lubelskie, Poland (d. 1883)
  • Sep 3 Alexander Gurilyov, Russian composer, born in Moscow, Russia (d. 1858)
  • Dec 11 Hector Berlioz, French composer (Symphony Fantastic), born in La Côte-Saint-André, France (d. 1869)