On This Day

Musicians Who Died in November 1924

  • Nov 4 Gabriel Urbain Fauré, French organist, composer (Requiem; Ballade), and educator (Paris Conservatoire, 1905-20), dies at 79
  • Nov 8 Sergei Lyapunov, Russian pianist and composer (Lezghinka), dies at 64
  • Nov 16 Edward Everett Rice, composer, dies at 75
  • Nov 16 Alexander Andreyevich Archangel'sky, Russian composer, dies at 78

Person of interestGiacomo Puccini

Nov 29 Giacomo Puccini, Italian opera composer (La bohème; Tosca; Madame Butterfly), dies in Brussels at 65

Composer Giacomo Puccini
Giacomo Puccini