On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1667

  • May 7 Johann Jakob Froberger, German organist/singer/composer, dies at 50
  • Jul 26 Michael Franck, German composer, poet and baker, dies at 58 [1]
  • Aug 31 Johann von Rist, German composer and poet known for his hymns, dies at 60
  • Oct 30 Johann Jakob Wolleb, a Swiss organist , theologian and composer, dies in the plague at 54
  • Nov 16 Nathaniel Schnittelbach, German composer and violinist, dies at 34