On This Day

May 1875 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • May 18 Guido Alberto Fano, Italian composer and pianist, born in Padua (d. 1961)
  • May 31 Italo Montemezzi, Italian composer (L'amore dei tre re), born in Vigasio, Italy (d. 1952)

Deaths in Music

  • May 23 Johann Wilhelm Mangold, composer, dies at 78