On This Day

Musicians Born in August 1878

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 3 Constantino Gaito, Argentinian composer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina (d. 1945)
  • Aug 13 Leonid Vladimirovich Nikolayev, Russian-Soviet composer, born in Kiev, Ukraine (d. 1942)
  • Aug 18 Fritz Brun, Swiss composer and conductor, born in Lucerne (d. 1959)
  • Aug 27 Joseph John Richards, American composer, born in Cwmafan, Wales (d. 1956)
  • Aug 31 Albert Riemenschneider, American musician and composer, born in Berea, Ohio (d. 1950)