On This Day

August 1867 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 11 Joseph M Weber, comedian/singer (Weber & Lewis Fields)
  • Aug 13 Rudolf Georg Binding, German songwriter and writer (Legenden Der Zeit), born in Basel, Switzerland (d. 1938)
  • Aug 27 Umberto Giordano, Italian composer, born in Foggia, Apulia, Italy (d. 1948)

Deaths in Music

  • Aug 14 Niccola Benvenuti, composer, dies at 84