On This Day

September 1889 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 10 Vilem Petrzelka, Czech composer, born in Brno, Movravia (d. 1967)
  • Sep 28 D P "Dad" Carter, American gospel singer (Chuck Wagon Gang), born near Columbia, Kentucky (d. 1963)

Weddings in Music


LoveWedding of Interest

Sep 6 Explorer Fridtjof Nansen (27) weds mezzo-soprano singer Eva Nansen (30)

Arctic Explorer and Diplomat Fridtjof Nansen
Arctic Explorer and Diplomat
Fridtjof Nansen