On This Day

Musicians Born in 1852

  • Jan 26 Frederick Corder, British composer (The Nabob's Pickle), born in Hackney, London, England (d. 1932)
  • Jan 29 Frederic Hymen Cowen, composer
  • Mar 6 Joseph Bayer, composer
  • Apr 14 Henrique Oswald, Brazilian composer, born in Rio de Janeiro (d. 1931)
  • May 22 Émile Sauret, French violinist and composer, born in Dun-le-Roi, France (d. 1920)
  • May 29 Heinrich Kàan-Albest, Bohemian pianist and composer, born in Ternopil, Austrian Empire (d. 1926)
  • Jun 23 Stephane Raoul Pugno, composer
  • Jun 28 Hans Huber, Swiss composer, born in Eppenberg-Wöschnau (d. 1921)
  • Jul 5 Stefano Gobatti, Italian composer, born in Bergantino, Italy (d. 1913)
  • Jul 6 John Albert Delany, Australian composer, born in Ratcliff, London (d. 1907)
  • Aug 21 Benedetto Junck, Italian composer, born in Turin, Italy (d. 1903)
  • Sep 30 Charles Villiers Stanford, Irish organist, conductor, composer, and music teacher (Royal College of Music, 1882-1924), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1924)
  • Oct 15 Wilhelm Posse, German composer, born in Bromberg, Province of Posen (now Poland) (d. 1925)
  • Nov 7 Bohdan Borkowski, Polish composer, born in Tenczynek, Krakow, Poland (d. 1901)
  • Nov 21 Francisco Tárrega, Spanish composer, born in Villarreal, Spain (d. 1909)
  • Nov 29 Paul Hillemacher, French composer, born in Paris, France (d. 1933)
  • Dec 5 Thomas Laub, Danish organist and composer, born in Langå, Denmark (d. 1927)
  • Dec 18 Gaetano Coronaro, Italian conductor, pedagogue, and composer (La Creola), born in Vicenza, Austrian Empire (now Italy) (d. 1908)