On This Day

Birthdays in Music in February 1890

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 16 Semyon Semyonovich Bogatiryov, composer
  • Feb 24 Antonio Massana, composer
  • Feb 25 Myra Hess, concert pianist, born in London, England
  • Feb 27 Freddie Keppard, American jazz musician (d. 1933)
  • Feb 28 Vaslav Nijinsky, ballet dancer (3/12 NS), born in Kiev, Ukraine