On This Day

September 1800 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 16 Józef Nowakowski, Polish pianist and composer, born in Koryciska, Przysucha County, Poland (d. 1865)

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 2 Prince Maciej Radziwiłł, Polish-Lithuanian noble, composer and librettist, dies at 50
  • Sep 26 William Billings, American hymn composer (Rose of Sharon), dies at 53