1842 Birth of Austrian operetta composer Carl ZELLER, in St. Peter in der Au.
1873 Birth of Louis Zimmermann, violinist
1877 Birth of baritone Dinh Gilly in Algiers Died 19 May 1940
Debut as Priest in Sigurd (Reyer) 1897
Teacher, Antonio Cotogni
Pupils, John Brownlee, Reginald Bussell, Robert Easton
Edith Furmedge, Dora Labette, Dennis Noble, Samuel Rabin,
Elisabeth Schwiller, Hilbert Vavra, Walter Widdop
Created Sonora in Fanciulla del West (Puccini)
Mesphar in Pyrame et Thysbe (Tremisot)
Pradea in Cozbar (Ferrari)
1885 Birth of German conductor and director of Leipzig
Radio Hans WEISBACH.
1886 Final performance by composer and pianist Franz Liszt giving his last performance at Elisavetgrad then he moved to Weimar. He died 31 JUL.
1887 Birth of German composer Walter RUMMEL in Berlin. d-Bordeaux, France, 2 MAY 1953.
1945 Birth of tenor Graeme Matheson-Bruce in Dundee. Died 12 Feb 1994
Debut as Blind in Fledermaus (J Strauss) 1973
Teachers, Ena Mitchell, Nicholas Powell, Hans Hotter
Created Pentheus in Bakxai (Buller)
Lovelace in Clarissa (Holloway)