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Composers that were born on 16 May

Barnabas Szilagyi (1980) 41 years ago
Scott Giles (1965) 56 years ago
André van Haren (1963) 58 years ago Image for André van Haren
Hanus Barton (1960) 61 years ago
Betty Olivero (1954) 67 years ago
Gunnar Eriksson (1936) 85 years ago
Jeremy Dale Roberts (1934) 87 years ago
Donald Martino (1931) 90 years ago
Derek Holman (1931) 90 years ago
Friedrich Gulda (1930) 91 years ago
Horst Ebenhoh (1930) 91 years ago
Osmo Lindeman (1929) 92 years ago
Paul Angerer (1927) 94 years ago
Mordechal Rechtman (1926) 95 years ago Mordechai Rechtman
Jan Zimmer (1926) 95 years ago
Lola Castegnaro (1900) 121 years ago
Walther Geiser (1897) 124 years ago
Paul Amadeus Pisk (1893) 128 years ago
Richard Tauber (1891) 130 years ago Richard Tauber
Poldowski [Régine Wieniawski] (1879) 142 years ago Poldowski
Paul de Wailly (1854) 167 years ago
Wilhelm Meyer Lutz (1828) 193 years ago Meyer Lutz
Charles Duquesnoy (1758) 263 years ago
Pietro Degli Antoni (1639) 382 years ago

Composers that died on 16 May

Anny Roth-Dalbert (2004) 17 years ago
Octaaf Boone (2002) 19 years ago
William Ferris (2000) 21 years ago
Tomas de Manzarraga (1988) 33 years ago
Carel Brons (1983) 38 years ago
José Asuncion Flores (1972) 49 years ago José Asunción Flores
Leone Sinigaglia (1944) 77 years ago
Fernand Gustave Halphen (1917) 104 years ago
Nico Andriessen (1913) 108 years ago
Fredrikke Egeberg (1861) 160 years ago
Giacomo Puccini (1781) 240 years ago Jacopo Puccini
Giovanni Carlo Maria Clari (1754) 267 years ago
Jean Boyer (1648) 373 years ago

Composer events for 16 May

Bedřich Smetana (1868) 153 years ago
Premiere of Dalibor, in Prague, Czech Republic, with Smetana conducting.
Ildebrando Pizzetti (1928) 93 years ago
Premiere of Fra Gherardo, in Milan, Italy.
Irving Berlin (1946) 75 years ago
Premiere of Annie Get Your Gun, in New York, USA.
Willy Burkhard (1950) 71 years ago
Premiere of Feuerwerk, in Munich, Germany.
Benjamin Britten (1971) 50 years ago
Premiere of Owen Wingrave, on BBC, England.
Jean Françaix (1990) 31 years ago
Premiere of Konzert, in Vienna, Austria.
Peter Wallin (1990) 31 years ago
First performance of the 1989 version of "Tre Stämningar", in Esbjerg, Denmark.

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