On This Day

Birthdays in Music in October 1869

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 9 Harry Lawrence Freeman, African-American composer, born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1954)
  • Oct 11 Frederic Norton, English composer (Chu Chin Chow), born in Broughton-in-Salford (d. 1946)
  • Oct 23 Jacobus H "Koos" Speenhoff, Dutch singer
  • Oct 25 August Halm, German composer, born in Vellberg, Germany (d. 1929)