On This Day

Birthdays in Music in May 1813

Birthdays in Music

  • May 15 Stephen Heller, Hungarian composer and pianist, born in Pest (d.1888)

Person of interestRichard Wagner

May 22 Richard Wagner, German composer (The Ring of the Nibelung, Flying Dutchman), born in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany (d. 1883)

Composer Richard Wagner
Richard Wagner