On This Day

April 26, 1922 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Music

  • Margaret Scott, South African ballet dancer and founder (Australian Ballet School), born in Johannesburg, Union of South Africa (d. 2019)
  • Paul-André Gaillard, Swiss composer, born in Veytaux, Switzerland (d. 1992)

Deaths in Music

  • Hans Sommer, German theatre composer, dies at 84
1922 in Music