June 1926 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 1 Andy Griffith, American actor, comedian, television producer, Southern gospel singer, and writer (Andy Griffith Show, Matlock), born in Mount Airy, North Carolina (d. 2012)
  • Jun 3 Carlos Veerhoff, composer
  • Jun 3 Janez Maticic, composer
  • Jun 6 Klaus Tennstedt, Merseburg Germany, conductor (Fidelio)
  • Jun 8 Anatol Vieru, composer
  • Jun 11 Brother Dave Gardner, Novelty singer/comedian
  • Jun 11 Carlisle Floyd, Latta SC, composer (Slow Dusk)
  • Jun 15 Jan Carlstedt, composer
  • Jun 17 Manuel Enriquez, composer
  • Jun 22 Ruth Zechlin, composer
  • Jun 23 Lars Johan Werle, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 1 Vasily Mikhaylovich Metallov, composer, dies at 64
  • Jun 6 Henry Tate, Australian composer and poet, dies at 52
  • Jun 7 Henry Charles Tonking, British organist and composer, dies at 63
  • Jun 22 Hermann Suter, composer, dies at 56