On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1802

  • Jan 14 Marie Allard, French ballerina (Auguste Vestris), dies at 59
  • Jan 27 Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, German lieder and ballad composer, and conductor, dies at 42
  • Mar 7 Johann Georg Witthauer, German composer, dies at 50
  • Mar 29 Frederic Thieme, French composer, dies at 51
  • Jul 28 Giuseppe Sarti, Italian composer (Il er pastore, Ifigenia), dies at 72
  • Aug 23 Corona Schröter, German singer. and composer, dies at 51
  • Oct 22 Samuel Arnold, English composer, dies at 62
  • Oct 29 Jacques-Philippe Lamoninary, French composer, dies at 95
  • Nov 7 Johann Georg Joseph Spangler, Austrian composer, dies at 50
  • Dec 31 Hugo Franz Karl Alexander von Kerpen, composer, dies at 53