On This Day

October 1891 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 18 Václav Kálik, Czech composer, born in Opava; (d. 1951)
  • Oct 21 Ted Shawn, US dancer/choreographer (Dance We Must)
  • Oct 22 Fidelio Friedrich Finke, Bohemian German composer, born in Josefsthal, Austria-Hungary (d. 1968)