On This Day

July 1872 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 7 Juan Lamonte de Grignon, composer
  • Jul 18 Julius Fučík, Czech composer, born in Prague, Austria-Hungary (d. 1916)
  • Jul 20 Alexander "Alick" Maclean, British composer and conductor (Scarborough Spa Orchestra, 1912-35), born in Windsor, Berkshire, England (d. 1936)
  • Jul 20 Déodat de Séverac, French composer (Cerdaña), born in Saint-Félix-de-Caraman, France (d. 1921)
  • Jul 27 Stanislav Binički, Serbian composer, born in Jasika, Kruševac, Principality of Serbia (d. 1942)

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 26 Michele Carafa, composer, dies at 84