October 1913 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 7 Irina Nijinska, Russian/US dancer
  • Oct 8 Walter Schumann, American choral director (Ford Show) and composer (Rhenish), born in NYC, New York (d. 1958)
  • Oct 16 Cesar Bresgen, Austrian composer/organist
  • Oct 19 Vinicius de Moraes, Brazilian poet and songwriter (d. 1980)
  • Oct 20 Angelo Ephrikian, composer
  • Oct 20 Grandpa [Louis M] Jones, Niagra KY, country musician (Hee-Haw)
  • Oct 22 Patricia "Boots" Mallory, American dancer and actress (Handle With Care), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1958)
  • Oct 24 Tito Gobbi, Italian baritone, born in Bassano del Grappa (d. 1984)
  • Oct 29 Eddie Constantine, American singer and actor (Alphaville, License to Kill, Lucky Jo, It Lives Again), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1993)

Deaths in Music

  • Oct 20 Leander Schlegel, composer, dies at 69