On This Day

November 1805 in Music History

Events in Music


Music releaseMusic Premiere

Nov 20 Ludwig van Beethoven's "Fidelio", his only opera, premieres in Vienna


Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 1 Alessandro Nini, Italian composer, born in Fano, Pesaro, Italy (d. 1880)
  • Nov 14 Fanny Cacilia Mendelssohn Hensel, German composer, born in Hamburg, (d. 1847)