On This Day

June 1886 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 1 Ernst Kurth, Austrian/Swiss musicologist
  • Jun 9 Kusaku Yamada, Japanese composer and conductor, born in Tokyo, Japan (d. 1965)
  • Jun 15 Charles Wood, Irish composer of church music, born in Armagh, United Kingdom (d. 1926)
  • Jun 19 Robert Herberigs, Flemish composer and writer (Hiawatha's Song), born in Ghent, Belgium (d. 1974)
  • Jun 29 George Frederick Boyle, Australian-American composer, born in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (d. 1948)