On This Day

Birthdays in Music in December 1838

Birthdays in Music

  • Dec 4 Melesio Morales, Mexican composer, born in Mexico City (d. 1908)
  • Dec 11 Whitney Eugene Thayer, American composer, born in Mendon, Massachusetts (d. 1889)
  • Dec 13 Marie-Alexis Castillon de Saint-Victor, French composer, born in Chartres, France (d. 1873)
  • Dec 17 Berthold Tours, Dutch-English composer, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1897)