A CHRONOLOGICAL VIEW OF WESTERN MUSIC HISTORY IN THE CONTEXT OF WORLD EVENTS
December 10, 1665:
dies in Cremona, Duchy of Milan, perhaps aged approximately 70 years.
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Today in Music and History: October 18
On the same day that Napoléon resolves to retreat to Smolensk, Russian forces attack Allied cavalry near Vinkovo taking them completely by surprise. The French manage to escape.
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