Birthdays in Music in October 1903

  • Oct 10 Vernon Duke [Vladimir Alexandrovich Dukelsky], American composer and songwriter (Taking a Chance on Love), born in Parafianovo, Russian Empire (d. 1969)
  • Oct 13 Jens Bjerre, Danish composer, born in Aarhus (d. 1986)
  • Oct 16 Mario Pilati, composer
  • Oct 18 Emile Enthoven, composer
  • Oct 19 Vittorio Giannini, composer
  • Oct 23 Milford Dolliole, pioneer jazz drummer
  • Oct 29 Vivian Ellis, composer
  • Oct 30 Konrad Friedrich Noetel, composer