On This Day

July 1877 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 6 David Stanley Smith, American composer (Merrymount), born in Toledo, Ohio (d. 1949)
  • Jul 13 Karl Erb, German tenor
  • Jul 27 Ernst von Dohnányi [Dohnányi Ernő], Hungarian composer and conductor, born in Pozsony, Kingdom of Hungary, Austria-Hungary (d. 1960)
  • Jul 30 Charles Radoux-Rogier, Belgian composer, born in Liège, Belgium (d. 1952)

Weddings in Music

LoveWedding of Interest

Jul 6 Composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (37) weds Antonina Miliukova (29) at the Church of Saint George in Moscow, Russia