On This Day

Musicians Born in October 1813

  • Oct 8 Carl Ludwig Amand Mangold, German composer, born in Darmstadt, Germany (d. 1889)

Giuseppe Verdi

Oct 10 Giuseppe Verdi, Italian opera composer (Rigoletto, La Traviata), born in Busseto (d. 1901)

  • Oct 26 Henry Smart, English organist and composer, born in London (d. 1879)