On This Day

Birthdays in Music in March 1893

Birthdays in Music

  • Mar 2 Maxime Dumoulin, composer
  • Mar 3 Mississippi John Hurt, American blues singer and guitarist, born in Teoc, Carroll County, Mississippi (d. 1966)
  • Mar 6 [Walter] Furry Lewis, father of the blues
  • Mar 9 Hans M√ľnch, Swiss conductor and composer, born in Mulhouse, France (d. 1983)
  • Mar 18 Jean Goldkette, Greek-born jazz musician (d. 1962)
  • Mar 31 Clemens Krauss, conductor (Berlin State Orch-1937), born in Vienna, Austria