Birthdays in Music in 1865

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  • Jan 1 Giuseppe Ferrata, composer
  • Jan 3 Henry Lytton, British actor and opera singer (The Mikado), born in London, England (d. 1936)
  • Feb 5 Harvey Worthington Loomis, American composer (Lyrics of the Red Man), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1930)
  • Mar 2 Théophile "Théo" Ysaÿe, Belgian composer and pianist, born in Verviers, Belgium (d. 1918)
  • Mar 3 Alexander Gustav Adolfovich Winkler, composer
  • Apr 13 Heinrich Reinhardt, composer
  • May 5 Felicjan Szopski, composer
  • May 9 August de Boeck, composer
  • May 22 Enrique Morera, composer
  • Jun 7 Guido Gasperini, composer
  • Jun 9 Carl Nielsen, Norre-Lyndelse Denmark, composer (Det Uuslukkelige)
  • Jun 9 Lucien-Denis-Gabriel-Alberic Magnard, French composer
  • Jun 14 Auguste Jean Maria Charles Serieyx, composer
  • Jun 15 Paul Gilson, Belgian composer, born in Brussels (d. 1942)
  • Jun 21 Albert Herbert Brewer, composer
  • Jul 6 Emile Jaques-Dalcroze, Swiss musician (d. 1950)
  • Jul 21 Robert Kahn, German composer, born in Mannheim (d. 1951)
  • Jul 29 Nicola Spinelli, composer
  • Aug 10 Alexander K Glazunov, composer (Chopiniana), born in St Petersburg, Russia
  • Sep 9 Edwin Lehare, composer
  • Sep 11 Alfred Hollins, British composer, born in Hull, Yorkshire
  • Oct 1 Paul Dukas, French composer (d. 1935)
  • Nov 12 Frans "Sas" van Aerschot, Flemish operetta actor (Paljas), born (d. 1939)
  • Nov 26 Earl Ross Drake, composer
  • Dec 8 Jean Sibelius, Tavastehus Finland, composer (Valse Triste, Finlandia)
  • Dec 13 Gustav Luders, composer