On This Day

Birthdays in Music in May 1887

Birthdays in Music

  • May 2 Vernon Castle, English-American dancer, born in Norwich, Norfolk, England (d. 1918)
  • May 11 Paul Wittgenstein, left handed pianist, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1961)
  • May 12 Nandor Zsolt, composer
  • May 30 Gino Tagliapietra, Italian pianist and composer (Antologia di musica antica e moderna per pianoforte), born in Ljubljana, Slovenia (d. 1954)