On This Day

June 1850 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 18 Richard Heuberger, Austrian composer, critic and teacher, born in Graz, Austria (d. 1914)
  • Jun 27 Jacob Adolf Hägg, Swedish composer, born in Östergarn, Sweden (d. 1928)
  • Jun 29 Joseph Paul Skelly, Irish-American composer (I Should Say So!), born in Ireland (d. 1895)

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 18 Antoni Weinert, Polish flutist and composer, dies at 99