On This Day

Musicians Born in January 1878

  • Jan 1 Edwin Franko Goldman, composer
  • Jan 6 Dame Adeline GenĂ©e, Danish-British ballerina, born in Aarhus, Denmark (d. 1970)
  • Jan 15 Johanna Muller-Hermann, composer
  • Jan 23 Rutland Boughton, British composer (The Immortal Hour), born in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire (d. 1960)
  • Jan 28 Walter Kollo [Kollodziepski], German composer (Der Juxbaron)