On This Day

Year 1620 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 9 Johann Weichmann, German organist, and sacred and secular music composer (Sorgen-Lägerin), born in Wolgast, Pomerania (d. 1652)
  • Sep 6 Isabella Leonarda, Italian religious composer, born in Novara, Italy (d. 1704)
  • Oct 30 Michael de Ronghe, composer, born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1696)

Deaths in Music

  • Mar 25 Johannes Nucius, German composer