October 1907 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 1 Oedoen Partos, composer
  • Oct 5 Mrs. Miller [Elva Ruby Connes], American singer (A Lover's Concerto), born in Joplin, Missouri (d. 1997)
  • Oct 12 Wolfgang Fortner, German composer, born in Leipzig, Germany (d. 1987)
  • Oct 14 Allan Jones, American actor and singer (A Day at the Races, Showboat), born in Old Forge, Pennsylvania (d. 1992)
  • Oct 19 Roger Wolfe Kahn, American bandleader (d. 1962)
  • Oct 26 Giovanni Salviucci, Italian composer, born in Rome (d. 1937)
  • Oct 27 Helmut Walcha, a blind German organist (church music), born in Leipzig, Germany (d. 1991)

Deaths in Music

  • Oct 3 Alfred Reisenauer, composer, dies at 43
  • Oct 4 Alfredo Keil, Portuguese composer, dies at 57
  • Oct 9 Romualdo Marenco, composer, dies at 66
  • Oct 25 Edmund Hart Turpin, English composer, dies at 72