On This Day

October 1822 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 5 Hans Hampel, Czech composer, born in Prague (d. 1884)
  • Oct 13 Carl Martin Reinthaler, German composer, born in Erfurt, Germany (d. 1896)

Deaths in Music

  • Oct 16 Eva Marie Veigel [La Violette], Austrian ballet dancer and wife of actor David Garrick, dies at 98
  • Oct 27 Christian Frederich Gottlieb Schwencke, German composer, dies at 55