On This Day

October 1821 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 11 Angelo Mariani, Italian composer, born in Ravenna, Italy (d. 1873)
  • Oct 16 Albert Franz Doppler, Austrian flautist and composer, born in Lemberg, Austrian Empire (now Lviv, Ukraine) (d. 1883)
  • Oct 30 Cenobio Paniagua, Mexican composer, born in Tlalpujahua, Michoacán, Mexico (d. 1882)

Deaths in Music

  • Oct 9 Georg Friederich Fuchs, German composer, dies at 68