On This Day

March 1907 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Mar 5 1st radio broadcast of a musical composition aired

Birthdays in Music

  • Mar 7 Juan Francisco Giacobbe, Argentine composer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina (d. 1990)
  • Mar 9 Henry Leland Clarke, American composer, born in Dover, New Hampshire (d. 1992)
  • Mar 10 Robert de Roos, composer
  • Mar 15 James "Jimmy" McPartland, American cornetist and musician (Magic Horn), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1991) [1]
  • Mar 15 Zarah Leander, Swedish actress and singer, born in Karlstad, Värmland County, Sweden (d. 1981)
  • Mar 19 Elizabeh LeFanu Maconochy, composer
  • Mar 19 Marc Vaubourgoin, composer
  • Mar 26 Leigh Harline, American composer and conductor, born in Salt Lake City (d. 1969)
  • Mar 26 Louis Saguer, German born French composer (Lili Merveille), born in Charlottenburg, Germany (d. 1991)
  • Mar 28 Herb Hall, American jazz clarinetist and saxophonist (d. 1996)
  • Mar 29 Braguinha [Carlos Alberto Ferreira Braga], Brazilian songwriter, born in Rio de Janeiro (d. 2006)

Deaths in Music

  • Mar 7 Victor Alphonse Duvernoy, French pianist and composer, dies at 64
  • Mar 28 Pavel Ivanovich Blaramberg, Russian composer, dies at 65