On This Day

June 1763 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 1 Christian Gottlob Saupe, composer
  • Jun 14 Johann "Giovanni" Simon Mayr, German composer and music director (Cathedral of Bergamo, 1802-45), born in Mendorf, Bavaria (d. 1845)
  • Jun 15 Franz Danzi, German composer and cellist, born in Schwetzingen (d. 1826)

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 1 Johann Caspar Vogler, German composer, dies at 67