On This Day

July 1863 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 19 Hermann Bahr, Austrian writer (Concert), born in Linz, Austria (d. 1934)
  • Jul 19 Dwijendralal Ray, Bengali poet, playwright and lyricist (Dwijendrageeti), born in Krishnanagar, British India (d. 1913)
  • Jul 26 Jāzeps Vītols, Latvian composer, born in Valmiera, Russian Empire (d. 1948)

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 22 Carl Schuberth, composer, dies at 52