On This Day

October 1808 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 1 Eduard Sobolewski, Polish-American violinist and composer, born in Königsberg (d. 1872)
  • Oct 12 John Liptrot Hatton, English composer and pianist, born in Liverpool, England (d. 1886)
  • Oct 24 Ernst Richter, German musical theorist and composer, born in Großschönau, Saxony, Germany (d. 1879)