October 1903 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 10 Vernon Duke [Vladimir Alexandrovich Dukelsky], American composer and songwriter (Taking a Chance on Love), born in Parafianovo, Russian Empire (d. 1969)
  • Oct 13 Jens Bjerre, Danish composer, born in Aarhus (d. 1986)
  • Oct 16 Mario Pilati, composer
  • Oct 18 Emile Enthoven, composer
  • Oct 19 Vittorio Giannini, composer
  • Oct 23 Milford Dolliole, pioneer jazz drummer
  • Oct 29 Vivian Ellis, composer
  • Oct 30 Konrad Friedrich Noetel, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Oct 3 Benedetto Junck, composer, dies at 51
  • Oct 26 Herbert Stanley Oakeley, composer, dies at 73
  • Oct 26 Victorin de Joncieres, composer, dies at 64