On This Day

June 1790 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 10 Joseph Daussoigne-Méhul, French composer, born in Givet, France (d. 1875)
  • Jun 21 Wilhelm Speyer, German violinist and composer, born in Offenbach, Hesse, Germany (d. 1878)

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 8 Charles-Joseph van Helmont, composer, dies at 75