On This Day

Birthdays in Music in 1831

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 1 William Joseph Westbrook, composer
  • Feb 17 Francisco Salvador Daniel, composer
  • Feb 21 Eduard Rappoldi, composer
  • Feb 26 Filippo Marchetti, composer
  • Mar 14 Leon Leopold Lewandoski, Polish composer, born in Kalisz, Poland (d. 1896)
  • May 24 Richard Hoffman, English-American composer, born in Manchester, England (d. 1909)
  • May 28 Eliza Ann Gardner, African-American abolitionist and religious leader, born in NYC, New York (d. 1922)
  • Jun 2 Jan G Palm, Curacao, bandmaster/choir master/composer
  • Jun 10 W. A. Remy [Wilhelm Mayer], Austro-Bohemian composer, born in Prague (d. 1898)
  • Jun 28 Joseph Joachim, German violinist (Hungarian Concerto), born in Köpcsény, Moson County, Kingdom of Hungary (d. 1907)
  • Aug 13 Salomon Jadassohn, German pianist and composer, born in Wrocław, Poland (d. 1902)
  • Aug 28 Fredrick Vilhelm Ludvig Norman, Swedish composer, born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 1885)
  • Dec 25 Johann Herbeck, composer