On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1806

  • Feb 11 Vicente Martín y Soler, Valencian composer, dies at 51
  • Feb 23 John Alcock, English composer and organist, dies at 90
  • Mar 16 Giuseppe Colla, Italian composer, dies at 74
  • Mar 23 George Pinto [Sanders], English violin prodigy, keyboard virtuoso, and composer, dies of tuberculosis at 20
  • Apr 4 Friedrich Gottlob Fleischer, composer, dies at 84
  • Jun 28 Johann Friedrich Ludwig Sievers, German composer, dies at 64
  • Aug 9 Louis Ferdinand, Prussian prince and a soldier in the Napoleonic Wars, dies at 33
  • Aug 10 Michael Haydn, Austrian composer, dies at 68
  • Sep 12 Christian Gottfried Thomas, composer, dies at 58
  • Oct 23 Franz Seydelmann, German composer, dies at 58