On This Day

Musicians Born in July 1855

  • Jul 3 Piotr Maszyński, Polish composer, born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 1934)
  • Jul 9 Johann Zilcher, German composer (d. 1943)
  • Jul 14 Richard Samuel Hughes, Welsh composer and pianist, born in Aberystwyth, Wales (d. 1893)
  • Jul 16 C. F. Abdy Williams, British organist, composer, and musicologist, born in Dawlish, England (d. 1923)
  • Jul 19 Emil Paur, Austrian conductor (Boston Symphony; New York Philharmonic; Pittsburgh Symphony; Berlin State Opera), born in Czernowitz, Austria (d. 1932)
  • Jul 25 Edward Solomon, English composer, born in Lambeth, London (d. 1895)