On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1866

  • Mar 10 Antonio Francesco Gaetano S Pacini, composer, dies at 87
  • Mar 19 Louis Clapisson, French composer and violinist, dies at 57
  • Mar 20 Rikard Nordraak, Norwegian composer, dies at 23
  • Apr 1 Aime Ambroise Simon Leborne, composer, dies at 98
  • Apr 15 William Jackson, British organist and composer, dies at 51
  • May 17 Adolf Bernhard Marx, German composer, dies at 70
  • Jul 23 Thomas Forbes Walmisley, English composer, dies at 83
  • Jul 25 Aloys Schmitt, German pianist, composer and music theorist (Preparatory Exercises, Op. 16) dies at 77
  • Nov 26 Adrien-François Servais, Belgian composer, dies at 59
  • Nov 26 Carl Jonas Love Almquist, Swedish composer (Tornrosens Buck), dies at 72
  • Dec 3 Johann Wenzel Kalliwoda, Bohemian violinist, and composer, dies at 65