On This Day

August 1799 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 4 Olof Wilhelm Uddén, Swedish composer, born in Stockholm (d. 1868)

Deaths in Music

  • Aug 6 Joseph Friebert, Austrian composer, dies at 74
  • Aug 16 Vincenzo Manfredini, Italian composer, dies at 61
  • Aug 20 Johann Christian Gottlob Eidenbenz, German composer, dies at 37