On This Day

July 1838 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 23 Édouard Colonne, French composer and violinist, born in Bordeaux, France (d. 1910)

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 19 Frédéric-Nicolas Duvernoy, French horn player and composer, dies at 72
  • Jul 28 Bernhard Henrik Crusell, Swedish-Finnish composer, dies at 62
  • Jul 29 Jonathan Huntington, composer, dies at 66