On This Day

Birthdays in Music in December 1835

Birthdays in Music

  • Dec 7 Dom Joseph Pothier, French monk and musicologist, born in Bouzemont, France (d. 1923)
  • Dec 12 Georges Jean Pfeiffer, French composer, born in Versailles, France (d. 1908)
  • Dec 13 Phillips Brooks, American Episcopal bishop and composer (Little Town of Bethlehem), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1893)