On This Day

1628 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 1 Christoph Bernhard, German composer
  • Apr 2 Constantin Christian Dedekind, German composer and poet, born in Reinsdorf, Thuringia, Germany (d. 1715)
  • Dec 21 Samuel Friedrich Capricornus, Czech composer, born in Žerčice, Czech Republic (d. 1665)

Deaths in Music

  • Jan 3 Francesco Maria Guaitoli, composer, dies at 64
  • Feb 20 Gregor Aichinger, German composer/organist, dies at about 63
  • Aug 1 Francesco Gonzaga, composer, dies at 37
  • Nov 16 Paolo Quagliati, Italian composer