On This Day

March 1882 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Mar 1 Ida Moore, American character actress (Mr. Music; Ma and Pa Kettle; Desk Set), born in Altoona, Kansas (d. 1964)
  • Mar 18 Gian Francesco Malipiero, composer
  • Mar 25 Haydn Wood, English composer, born in Slaithwaite (d. 1959)

Deaths in Music

  • Mar 2 Louis Kufferath, German-Belgian composer, dies at 70