On This Day

October 1838 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 22 Carl Fuchs, German composer and musician, born in Potsdam (d. 1922)

Person of interestGeorges Bizet

Oct 25 Georges Bizet, French composer (Carmen), born in Paris (d. 1875)

Composer Georges Bizet
Georges Bizet

Deaths in Music

  • Oct 4 Eleanore Sophia Maria Westenholz, German composer, dies at 79