February Birthdays

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Abielle, Johann Christian Ludgig b. Dayreuth, Germany, February 20, 1761 d. Stuttgart, March 2, 1838

Albrechtsberger, Johann Georg b. Klosterneuberg, Austria February 3, 1736 d. Vienna March 7, 1809

Anschutz, Karl b. Koblenz February 1815 d. New York December 30, 1870

Arban, Joseph Jean Baptiste Laurent b. February 28, 1825 d. Paris April 9, 1889

Armstrong, William Dawson b. Alton, Ill., February 11, 1868 d.

Becker, Hugo b. Strassburg February 13, 1864 d.

Beriot, Charles Auguste de b. Louvain February 20, 1802 d. Brussels April 8, 1870

Bischoff, Hans b. Berlin February 17, 1853 d. Niederschonhausen near Berlin June 12, 1889

Bitter, Karl Hermann b. Schwedty-on-Oder February 27, 1813 d. Berlin September 12, 1885

Boccherini, Luigi b. Lucca February 19, 1743 d. Madrid May 28, 1805

Boito, Arrigo b. Padua February 24, 1842 d.

Borwick, W. Leonard b. Walthamstow Essex February 26, 1808 d.

Bourgault-Ducoudray, Louis Albert b. Nantes February 2, 1840 d. Vernouillet July 4, 1910

Boyce, William b. London February 7, 1710 d. Kensington February 7, 1779

Brema, Marie (Minnie Fehrmann) b. Liverpool February 28, 1856 d.

Breville, Pierre Onfroy de b. February 21, 1861 d.

Bronsart, Hans von b. Berlin February 11, 1830 d.

Bull, Ole Borneman b. Bergen February 5, 1810 d. Lyso near Bergen August 17, 1880

Burton, Frederick Russell b. Jonesville Michogan February 23, 1861 d. September30, 1909

Butt, Clara b. England February 1, 1873 d.

Capoul, Joseph Amedee Victor b. Toulouse February 27, 1839 d.

Carulli, Ferdinando b. Naples February 10, 1770 d. Paris February 1841

Caruso, Enrico b. Naples February 25, 1873 d.

Cavaille-Coll, Aristide b. Montpellier February 2, 1811 d. Paris October 13, 1899

Chopin, Frederic Francois b. near Warsaw February 22, 1810 d. Paris october 17, 1849

Claassen, Arthur b. Prussia February 19, 1859 d.

Coerne, Louis Adolphe b. February 27, 1870 d.

Cole, Rossetter Gleason b. February 5, 1866 d.

Conti, Gioacchino b. Naples February 28, 1714 d. Rome October 25, 1761

Corelli, Arcangelo b. Italy February 12, 1653 d. Rome January 10, 1713

Costa, Sir Michael b. Naples February 4, 1808 d. London April 29, 1884

Cramer, Johann Baptist b. February 24, 1771 d. London April 16, 1858

Crescentini, Girolamo b. February 2, 1766 d. Naples april 24, 1846

Czerny, Carl b. February 20, 1791 d. July 15, 1857

Damoreau, Laure Cinthie b. Paris February 6, 1801 d. Paris February 25, 1863

Dana, Charles Henshaw b. Mass., February 8, 1846 d. Worcester February 5, 1883

Dargomyzski, Alexander Serveivitch b. Russia February 14, 1813 d. January 29, 1869

Dehn, Siegfried Wilhelm b. Altona February 25, 1799 d. Berlin April 12, 1858

Delibes, Clement Philibert Leo b. France February 21, 1836 d. Paris January 16, 1891

Denza, Luigi b. Feruary 24, 1846 d.

Destinn, Emmy b. Prague February 26, 1878 d.

Diemer, Louis b. February 14, 1843 d.

Dommer, Arrey von b. Danzig February 9, 1828 d. Treyse February 18, 1905

Dunn, John F. b. Hull February 10, 1866 d.

Dupont, Auguste b. February 9, 1828 d. Brussels December 17, 1890

Dussek, Johann Ladislaus b. Bohemia February 9, 1761 d. March 20, 1812

Essipoff, Annette b. February 1, 1851 d.

Falcke, Henri (Theodore Oscar) b. Paris February 27, 1866 d.

Farrar, Geraldine b. Mass. February 28, 1882 d.

Fillmore, John Comfort b. New London Conn., February 4, 1843 d. August 15, 1898

Flemming, Friedrich Ferdinand b. February 28, 1778 d. Berlin May 27, 1813

Foerster, Adolph Martin b. February 2, 1854 d.

Forkel, Johann Nikolaus b. February 22, 1749 d. March 17, 1818

Fuchs, Robert b. February 15, 1847 d.