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May 10, 1760 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in Music

  • Claude-Joseph Rouget de Lisle, French soldier, author and composer (La Marseillaise), born in Lons-le-Saunier, France (d. 1836)

Deaths in Music

  • Johann Christoph Graupner, German harpsichordist and Baroque composer, dies at 77
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