On This Day

July 1814 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 2 Thérèse Wartel, French pianist and composer, born in Paris (d. 1865)
  • Jul 3 Janis Cimze, Latvian composer, Father of Latvian choir music, born in Rauna parish, Russian Empire (d. 1881)

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 25 Charles Dibdin, British composer, author (Sea Songs), and actor, dies at 69