On This Day

Year 1669 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 1 Miguel Lopez, Spanish composer and organist, born in Villarroya de la Sierra (d. 1723)
  • Feb 2 Louis Marchand, French baroque composer and organist (d. 1732)
  • Jun 30 Mauritius Vogt, German composer, born in K√∂nigshofen, Bavaria (d. 1730)

Deaths in Music

  • Mar 23 Philipp Buchner, German composer, dies at 54
  • Jul 29 Christopher Simpson, composer, dies
  • Oct 14 Antonio Cesti, Italian composer, singer and musician, dies at 46
  • Nov 6 Laurentius Erhard, German composer, dies at 71