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September 1854 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 1 Engelbert Humperdinck, German opera composer (Hänsel und Gretel), born in Siegburg, Westphalia (d. 1921)
  • Sep 17 Hans Müller, German music historian and writer, born in Cologne, Germany (d. 1897)
  • Sep 29 Martin Pluddemann, composer