On This Day

November 1843 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Nov 27 Opera "Bohemian Girl" is produced (London)

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 2 Caryl Florio [William James Robjohn], English-American composer, born in Tavistock, Devon, England (d. 1920)
  • Nov 2 Elek Erkel, Hungarian composer, son of Ferenc Erkel, born in Pest (d. 1893)
  • Nov 16 Manuel Gregorio Tavárez, Puerto Rican composer, born in San Juan, Puerto Rico (d. 1883)
  • Nov 23 Josef Sucher, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 29 Marco Santucci, Italian composer, dies at 81