Carlo Gozzi Italian playwright. (1720)
Mélesville French dramatist and librettist. (1787)
Heinrich Heine German poet and writer. (1797)
George Stephănescu Romanian composer, conductor and teacher. (1843)
Clarence Loomis American composer. (1889)
Daniel Lazarus French composer and conductor. (1898)
Iva Pacetti Italian soprano. (1898)
Jonel Perlea Romanian conductor. (1900)
Paul Kurzbach German composer. (1902)
Geoffrey Dunn English librettist, translator and tenor. (1903)
Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Brazilian musicologist. (1905)
Frits Noske Dutch musicologist. (1920)
Walter Buczynski Canadian composer. (1933)
George Fortune American baritone. (1935)
Jorge Berroa Cuban composer. (1938)
Urszula Koszut Polish soprano. (1940)
George Frederick Bristow American composer. (1898)
Eleanor Everest Freer American composer. (1942)
Vittorio Mario Vanzo Italian conductor and composer. (1945)
Selim Palmgren Finnish composer. (1951)
John Charles Thomas American baritone. (1960)
Endre Rösler Hungarian tenor. (1963, 50 years)
David S Poleri American tenor. (1967)
Valeriya Vladimirovna Barsova Russian soprano. (1967)
Fanny Heldy French soprano. (1973)
Marcelle Bunlet French soprano. (1991)
Arthur Jacobs English writer on music and translator. (1996)
Carlo Felice Cillario Argentine conductor. (2007)
Elisa Luigi Cherubini; Paris, Théâtre Feydeau, 13 December 1794.
La fille du tambour-major Jacques Offenbach; Paris, Folies-Dramatiques, 13 December 1879.
Izaht Heitor Villa-Lobos; Rio de Janeiro, Teatro Municipal, 13 December 1958.
Giuseppe Valentini Italian composer, violinist and poet. (1681)
Johann Antonín Kozeluch Bohemian composer. (1738)
Richard Batka Austrian critic and writer. (1868)
Armen Tigran Tigranyan Armenian composer. (1879)
John Christie English opera enthusiast. (1882)
Manolis Kalomiris Greek composer. (1883)
Georges Thill French tenor. (1897)
Boyan Georgiev Ikonomov Bulgarian composer and conductor. (1900)
Victor Yellin American musicologist. (1924)
Richard Cassilly American tenor. (1927)
Karan Armstrong American soprano. (1941)
John Rawnsley English baritone. (1950)
Joseph-François Duché de Vancy French librettist. (1704)
Johann Philipp Förtsch German composer. (1732)
Conradin Kreutzer German composer and conductor. (1849)
Heinrich August Marschner German composer. (1861)
Mario Aspa Italian composer. (1868)
Nikolay Feopemptovich Solov'yov Russian composer, critic and educator. (1916)
Giuseppe Gallignani Italian composer and teacher. (1923)
Maurice Emmanuel French composer. (1938)
Constantino Gaito Argentine composer and conductor. (1945)
Roberto Moranzoni Italian conductor. (1959)
Nazzareno De Angelis Italian bass. (1962)
Margarete Klose German mezzo-soprano. (1968)
Eugene Berman Russian stage designer. (1972)
Karin Branzell Swedish contralto. (1974)
Rose Pauly Hungarian soprano. (1975)
Orfeo Antonio Sartorio; Venezia, Teatro S Salvatore, 14 December 1672.
Amadis de Gaule Johann Christian Bach; Paris, Opéra, 14 December 1779.
Il Trittico Giacomo Puccini; New York, Metropolitan Opera House, 14 December 1918.
Wozzeck Alban Berg; Berlin, Staatsoper, 14 December 1925.
Bernardo Buontalenti Italian architect, stage designer, engineer and painter. (1531)
Michel-Richard de Lalande French composer. (1657)
Henry F Chorley English writer and critic. (1808)
Auguste Emmanuel Vaucorbeil French administrator and composer. (1821)
Francesco D'Arcais Italian critic and composer. (1830)
Pongrác Kacsóh Hungarian composer, teacher and writer on music. (1873)
Ion Nonna Otescu Romanian composer. (1888)
Lotte Schöne Austrian soprano. (1891)
Ferenc Farkas Hungarian composer and teacher. (1905)
Wilhelm Schüchter German conductor. (1911)
Glynn Ross American administrator. (1914)
Hilde Zadek German soprano. (1917)
Raina Kabaivanska Bulgarian soprano. (1934)
Nicolò Giovanardi Italian soprano castrato and composer. (1729)
Joseph Martin Kraus German-Swedish composer. (1792)
Józef Damse Polish composer. (1852)
Gualtiero Sanelli Italian composer. (1861)
Elías Alvares Lôbo Brazilian composer. (1901)
Erich Walter Sternberg Israeli composer. (1974)
Mukhtar Ashrafi Uzbek composer. (1975)
Jan Peerce American tenor. (1984)
La vestale Gaspare Spontini; Paris, Opéra, 15 December 1807.
Der Barbier von Bagdad Peter Cornelius; Weimar, Hoftheater, 15 December 1858.
Bérénice Albéric Magnard; Paris, Opéra-Comique, 15 December 1911.
Parisina Pietro Mascagni; Milano, Teatro alla Scala, 15 December 1913. (100 years).