On This Day

Birthdays in Music in March 1884

Birthdays in Music

  • Mar 2 Leon Jongen, Belgian composer, born in Liege (d. 1969)
  • Mar 14 Wintter Haynes Watts, American composer, born in Cincinnati, Ohio (d. 1962)
  • Mar 15 Rudolf Piskacek, composer
  • Mar 17 Alcide Nunez, American jazz clarinetist (d. 1934)
  • Mar 23 Glauco Velasquez, composer
  • Mar 24 Gino Marinuzzi, composer
  • Mar 26 Wilhelm Backhaus, German pianist (Rubinstein Competition winner, 1905), born in Leipzig, Germany (d. 1969)