On This Day

October 1813 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 8 Carl Ludwig Amand Mangold, German composer, born in Darmstadt, Germany (d. 1889)

Giuseppe Verdi

Oct 10 Giuseppe Verdi, Italian opera composer (Rigoletto, La Traviata), born in Busseto (d. 1901)

  • Oct 26 Henry Smart, English organist and composer, born in London (d. 1879)

Deaths in Music

  • Oct 5 Etienne Ozi, French composer, dies at 58
  • Oct 22 August Harder, German composer, dies at 38