On This Day

July 1803 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 20 Jakob Zeugheer, Swiss composer, born in Zürich (d. 1865)
  • Jul 23 Johann Vesque von Püttlingen, Austrian lawyer and composer, born in Lubomirski Palace, Opole Lubelskie, Poland (d. 1883)

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 5 William Jackson [Jackson of Exeter], English composer and organist, dies at 73
  • Jul 14 Esteban Salas y Castro, Cuban composer, dies at 77