Birthdays in Music on October 22

  • 1686 Georg Balthasar Schott, composer
  • 1698 Nicola Bonifacio Logroscino, composer
  • 1737 Vincenzo Manfredini, composer
  • 1752 Ambrogio Minoja, composer
  • 1761 Johann Christian Gottlob Eidenbenz, composer
  • 1765 Daniel Steibelt, composer
  • 1809 Federico Ricci, composer

Person of interestFranz Liszt

1811 Franz Liszt, Hungarian romantic composer and virtuoso pianist (Faust Symphony), born in Raiding, Hungary (d. 1886)

Composer/Pianist Franz Liszt
Composer/Pianist
Franz Liszt
  • 1826 Guglielmo Quarenghi, Italian composer and cellist, (d. 1882)
  • 1832 August Labitzky, composer
  • 1832 Leopold Damrosch, composer
  • 1838 Carl Fuchs, German composer and musician, born in Potsdam (d. 1922)
  • 1883 Viktor Jacobi, composer
  • 1885 Giovanni Martinelli, Montagnana Italy, opera singer (NY Met)
  • 1885 Lothar Windsperger, composer
  • 1891 Fidelio Friedrich Finke, composer
  • 1894 Méi Lánfāng, Chinese opera performer (d. 1961)
  • 1898 Marcel Mihalovici, composer
  • 1904 Paul Arma, Hungarian-French composer, born in Budapest (d. 1987)
  • 1905 Joseph Kosma, composer
  • 1906 Cornelis L "Kees" van Baaren, Dutch composer (Willem Pijper)
  • 1913 Patricia "Boots" Mallory, American dancer and actress (Handle With Care), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1958)
  • 1925 Dory Previn [Dorothy Veronica Langan], singer-songwriter (Mythical Kings and Iguanas), born in Woodbridge, New Jersey, (d. 2012)
  • 1928 Clare Fischer, American musician, composer and arranger, born in Durand, Michigan (d. 2012)
  • 1929 Giorgio Gaslini, composer
  • 1931 Hikaru Hayashi, composer
  • 1934 Donald McIntyre, Bass-Baritone (Wotan-Das Rheingold), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1937 Tadeas Salva, composer
  • 1937 Manos Loïzos, Greek composer (d. 1982)
  • 1939 Ray Jones, rock bassist (Billy J Kramer & The Dakotas)
  • 1942 Annette Funicello, singer and actress (Mickey Mouse Club), born in Utica, New York, (d. 2013)
  • 1942 Robin John Maconie, composer
  • 1942 Bobby Fuller, Baytown, Texas, American rock vocalist/guitarist (Bobby Fuller Four)
  • 1943 Paul Zukofsky, violinist (Cappricio), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1943 Robert Long, [Leverman], Dutch singer/actor (Vroeger Kon je Lachen)
  • 1945 Leslie West, [Weinstein] rocker (Mountain-Mississippi Queen)
  • 1946 Eddie Brigati, Garfield NJ, rock vocalist (Rascals)
  • 1947 Neil Burton Rolnick, composer
  • 1949 Stiv Bators, American musician (The Dead Boys) (d. 1990)
  • 1958 Bobby Blotzer, rock drummer (Ratt, "Round & Round"), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1959 Marc Shaiman, American composer
  • 1960 Darryl Jenifer, American bassist (Bad Brains), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1964 Toby Mac, American singer and songwriter
  • 1965 John Wesley Harding, American musician
  • 1967 Rita Guerra, Portuguese singer
  • 1968 Shelby Lynne, Quantico Va, country singer (If I Could Bottle This Up)

Person of interestShaggy

1968 Shaggy [Orville Richard Burrell], Jamaican-American reggae musician and rapper (Boombastic), born in Kingston, Jamaica

Pop Singer and Rapper Shaggy
Pop Singer and Rapper
Shaggy
  • 1969 Helmut Lotti, Belgian singer
  • 1974 Tim Kinsella, American musician
  • 1976 Jon Foreman, American musician (Switchfoot)
  • 1980 Garrett Tierney, American musician (Brand New)
  • 1982 Daniel M. Johnson "The Untouchable DJ Drastic", American DJ, music industry professional, and radio presenter
  • 1985 Zac Hanson, American pop singer (Hanson-MMMMbop), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma