On This Day

Musicians Born in 1867

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 6 Georges Martin Witkowski, French conductor & composer, born in Mostaganem, Algeria (d. 1943)
  • Jan 9 Jacques Urlus, Dutch tenor (Opera of Leipzig, Song of the Earth)
  • Jan 20 Yvette Guilbert [Emma Laure Esther Guilbert], French singer and actress, born in Paris, France (d. 1944)
  • Jan 23 Herbert Bedford, English composer
  • Jan 27 Claude Antoine Terrasse, composer
  • Feb 9 Edward Naylor, English composer and organist, born in Scarborough (d. 1934)
  • Feb 12 Joe Howard, American vocalist (Gay Nineties Revue), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 21 Otto Hermann Kahn, Banker, organized Metropolitan Opera Co
  • Feb 27 Wilhelm Peterson-Berger, Swedish composer and music critic, born in Ullånger, Sweden (d. 1942)
  • Mar 3 Gustav Strube, composer
  • Mar 15 Will Rossiter, composer
  • Mar 25 Arturo Toscanini, Parma Italy, temperamental conductor (NBC)
  • Mar 27 Edyth Walker, American opera singer, born in Hopewell, New York (d. 1950)
  • May 4 Dynam-Victor Fumet, French composer and organist, born in Toulouse, France (d. 1949)
  • May 5 T. Tertius Noble, English composer, born in Bath, England (d. 1953)
  • May 21 Marie Joseph Leon Desire Paque, composer

  • Jun 3 Bela Anton Szabados, composer
  • Jun 7 Luigi Maurizio Tedeschi, Italian composer, born in Turin, Italy (d. 1944)
  • Jul 27 Enrique Granados, Spanish opera composer (Goyescas), born in Lérida, Spain (d. 1916)
  • Aug 11 Joseph M Weber, comedian/singer (Weber & Lewis Fields)
  • Aug 13 Rudolf Georg Binding, German songwriter and writer (Legenden Der Zeit), born in Basel, Switzerland (d. 1938)
  • Aug 27 Umberto Giordano, Italian composer, born in Foggia, Apulia, Italy (d. 1948)
  • Sep 5 Amy Marcy Cheney Beach, American composer and pianist, born in Henniker, New Hampshire (d. 1944)
  • Sep 7 Evan Williams, American oratorio tenor, born in Mineral Ridge, Ohio (d. 1918)
  • Oct 20 Fini Henriques, Danish composer & violinist (Vølund Smed), born in Frederiksberg, Denmark (d. 1940)
  • Oct 24 Franco Leoni, Italian composer, born in Milan (d. 1949)
  • Nov 3 Siegfried Garibaldi Kallenberg, German composer, born in Bad Schachen (d. 1944)
  • Nov 8 Ilmari Krohn, Finnish composer, born in Helsinki, Finland (d. 1960)
  • Nov 20 Vicente Ripollés, Spanish composer, born in Castellón de la Plana, Spain (d. 1943)
  • Nov 27 Margaret Ruthven Lang, American composer (Irish Love Song), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1972)
  • Nov 27 Charles Koechlin, French composer (d. 1950)
  • Dec 21 John Winter Thompson, American organist, born in Michigan (d. 1951)