On This Day

June 1819 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 3 Thomas Ball, American sculptor, painter and musician, born in Charlestown, Massachusetts (d. 1911)
  • Jun 6 William Howard Glover, English composer, born in London, England (d. 1875)
  • Jun 20 Jacques Offenbach, German-French composer (Tales of Hoffmann), born in Cologne, Germany (d. 1880)
  • Jun 27 Carl Albert Löschhorn, German composer, born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1905)

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 26 Johann Wilhelm Stadler, German composer, dies at 71
  • Jun 30 Ernst Ludwig Gerber, German organist, composer and musicologist, dies at 72