On This Day

Birthdays in Music in May 1853

Birthdays in Music

  • May 1 Charles Lee Williams, English composer and organist, born in Winchester (d. 1935)
  • May 26 Monroe Althouse, American composer, born in Centre Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania (d. 1924)
  • May 30 Karl Valentin, Swedish composer, born in Gothenburg, Sweden (d. 1918)