On This Day

June 1895 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 5 August Baeyens, Flemish composer (Coriolanus), born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1966)
  • Jun 14 Cliff Edwards "Ukulele Ike", American singer (54th Street Revue, When You Wish Upon a Star), born in Hannibal, Missouri (d. 1971)
  • Jun 17 Slavko Osterc, Slovenian composer, born in Ver┼żej, Slovenia (d. 1941)
  • Jun 28 Kazimierz Sikorski, Polish composer, born in Zurich, Switzerland (d. 1986)

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 15 Richard Genee, composer, dies at 72
  • Jun 23 Joseph Paul Skelly, composer, dies at 44