On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1746

  • Jan 5 Anton Simon Ignaz Praelisauer, German organist and composer, dies at 53
  • Jan 21 Gottfried Kirchhoff, German composer, dies at 60
  • May 15 Giovanni Antonio Ricieri, composer, dies at 67
  • May 30 Giovanni Antonio Pollarolo, composer, dies at 69
  • Aug 27 Johann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer, composer, dies
  • Dec 6 Lady Grizel Baillie, Scottish songwriter (b. 1665)