On This Day

January 1867 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 6 Georges Martin Witkowski, French conductor & composer, born in Mostaganem, Algeria (d. 1943)
  • Jan 9 Jacques Urlus, Dutch dramatic tenor (Opera of Leipzig, 1900-14; Tristan und Isolde; Song of the Earth), born in Hergenrath, Rhine Province (now part of Kelmis, Belgium)(d. 1935)
  • Jan 20 Yvette Guilbert [Emma Laure Esther Guilbert], French singer and actress, born in Paris, France (d. 1944)
  • Jan 23 Herbert Bedford, English author and composer, born in Holborn, London (d. 1945)
  • Jan 27 Claude Antoine Terrasse, composer