On This Day

August 1823 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 3 Francisco Barbieri Spanish zarzuela opera composer (El Diablo en el poder), born in Madrid, Spain (d. 1894)
  • Aug 7 Faustina Hasse Hodges, English-American composer, born in Malmesbury, England (d. 1895)
  • Aug 14 Karel Miry, Belgian composer (De Vlaamse Leeuw), born in Ghent (d. 1889)
  • Aug 26 Wilhelm Troszel, Polish operatic bass, composer and voice teacher, born in Warsaw (d. 1887)