On This Day

Musicians Born in March 1893

  • 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 Münch, Swiss conductor and composer, born in Mulhouse, France (d. 1983)
  • Mar 18 Jean Goldkette, French jazz pianist & bandleader, born in Valenciennes, France (d. 1962)
  • Mar 31 Clemens Krauss, conductor (Berlin State Orch-1937), born in Vienna, Austria