On This Day

Musicians Born in 1834

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 14 William Cleaver Francis Robinson, Irish governor and musical composer, born in County Westmeath, Republic of Ireland (d. 1897)
  • Jan 25 Pablo Hernández Salces, Spanish composer (d. 1910)
  • Feb 6 Ema Puksec, Croatian singer, born in Ogulin, Croatia (d. 1889)
  • Feb 9 Franz Xaver Witt, composer
  • Feb 22 Albert Heinrich Zabel, composer
  • Feb 26 Aleksander Zarzycki, composer
  • Mar 4 Peter Nicolai von Wilm, composer
  • Mar 23 Julius Reubke, composer
  • Apr 1 Isidore Edouard Legouix, composer
  • Apr 26 Horatio Richmond Palmer, American composer and choir director, born in Sherburne, New York (d. 1907)
  • Jun 8 George Garrett, English composer, born in Winchester, England (d. 1897)
  • Jul 16 Carlo Angeloni, Italian composer, born in Lucca, Italy (d. 1901)
  • Aug 9 Elias Álvares Lobo, Brazilian composer, born in Itu, Brazil (d. 1901)
  • Aug 17 Peter Benoit, Flemish composer/conductor (Leie/Rubens Cantata)
  • Aug 31 Amilcare Ponchielli, Italian composer (I Lituani, La Giaconda), born in Paderno Ponchielli, Italy (d. 1886)
  • Oct 3 Vilém Blodek, Czech composer, born in Prague (d. 1874)
  • Oct 8 Walter Kittredge, American musician during American Civil War, born in Merrimack, New Hampshire (d. 1905)
  • Nov 20 Franjo Žaver Kuhač, Croatian composer, born in Osijek, Croatia (d. 1911)
  • Nov 25 Jean-Baptist Colyns, Belgian violinist and composer, born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1902)