On This Day

September 1849 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 17 Vaclav Juda Novotny, Czech composer and music critic, born in Vesce (d. 1922)
  • Sep 23 Mikhail Ivanov, Russian composer, born in Moscow, Russia (d. 1927)
  • Sep 29 Ladislao Joseph Philip Paul Zavrtal, Czech-English composer, born in Milan

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 25 Johann Baptist Strauss, the elder, Austrian composer (Radetzky-Marsch), dies at 45