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Composers that were born on 22 December

Emre Aracı (1968) 52 years ago
Nathan Kind Currier (1960) 60 years ago
David Leisner (1953) 67 years ago Image for David Leisner
Volodimir Huba (1938) 82 years ago
Gunther Tautenhahn (1938) 82 years ago Image for Gunther Tautenhahn
Thomas Christian David (1925) 95 years ago
Dimitri Fampas (1921) 99 years ago Image for Dimitri Fampas
Vilho Luolajan-Mikkola (1911) 109 years ago
Joanídia Sodré (1903) 117 years ago Joanídia Sodré
Alan Bush (1900) 120 years ago Image for Alan Bush
Johann von Gardner (1898) 122 years ago
Borys Nikolayevich Lyatoshyns’ky (1894) 126 years ago Image for Borys Nikolayevich Lyatoshyns’ky
Mihail Gheorghe Andricu (1894) 126 years ago
Edgard Varèse (1883) 137 years ago Image for Edgard Varèse
Franz Schmidt (1874) 146 years ago Image for Franz Schmidt
Giacomo Puccini (1858) 162 years ago Image for Giacomo Puccini
Andreas Hallén (1846) 174 years ago
Franz Abt (1819) 201 years ago
Karl Ferdinand Adam (1806) 214 years ago
Karl Friedrich Abel (1723) 297 years ago Carl Friedrich Abel

Composers that died on 22 December

Pierre Huwiler (2019) 1 year ago
John Duffy (2015) 5 years ago
Galina Ivanovna Ustvolskaya (2006) 14 years ago Image for Galina Ivanovna Ustvolskaya
Consuelo Velázquez (2005) 15 years ago
María Escribano (2002) 18 years ago
Ernst Křenek (1991) 29 years ago Image for Ernst Křenek
Fritz Werner (1977) 43 years ago
Johann Nepomuk David (1977) 43 years ago
Harold Karr (1968) 52 years ago
John Rippiner Heath (1950) 70 years ago
Manuel Giro (1916) 104 years ago
Paul (Pierre) Agricole Genin (1903) 117 years ago
Benedict Randhartinger (1893) 127 years ago
Johann Peter Pixis (1874) 146 years ago
James Harris (1780) 240 years ago James Harris
Anton Cajetan Adlgasser (1777) 243 years ago
Jan [Johann] Dismas Zelenka (1745) 275 years ago Image for Jan [Johann] Dismas Zelenka
Jean-Joseph Mouret (1738) 282 years ago

Composer events for 22 December

Ludwig van Beethoven (1808) 212 years ago
Premiere of the Chorfantasie op. 80, in Vienna, Austria, with Beethoven conducting and playing piano.
Ludwig van Beethoven (1808) 212 years ago
Premiere of piano concerto no. 4 in G major op. 58, with Beethoven as soloist and conducting.
Ludwig van Beethoven (1808) 212 years ago
Premiere of Symphony no. 5 in c minor, in Vienna, Austria, with Beethoven conduting.
Ludwig van Beethoven (1808) 212 years ago
Premiere of Symphony no. 6 in F major “Pastoral”, in Vienna, Austria, with Beethoven conducting.
Gasparo Luigi Spontini (1819) 201 years ago
Premiere of Olympia, in Paris, France.
Heinrich Marschner (1829) 191 years ago
Premiere of De Templer un die Jüdin, in Leipzig, Germany.
Gustav Albert Lortzing (1837) 183 years ago
Premiere of Zar und Zimmermann, in Leipzig, Germany.
Claude Debussy (1894) 126 years ago
Premiere of Prélude à l'après-midi d'un Faune, in Paris, France.

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