On This Day

July 1802 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 3 Joseph Labitzky, Bohemian composer, born in Krásno, Czech Republic (d. 1881)
  • Jul 12 Charles-Louis Hanssens, Belgian composer, born in Ghent, Belgium (d. 1871)
  • Jul 15 John Barnett, English composer (The Mountain Sylph), born in Bedford, England (d. 1892)
  • Jul 27 Benedikt Randhartinger, Austrian composer, born in Ruprechtshofen, Austria (d. 1893)

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 28 Giuseppe Sarti, Italian composer (Il er pastore, Ifigenia), dies at 72