Célestin Ernest Cros-Saint-Ange
(11 September 1855 – 1919)
(11 September 1856 – 25 March 1916)
John Wesley Woodward
(11 September 1879 – 15 April 1912)
English cellist who perished with his cello on the Titanic
Here is a video about the restoration and re-dedication of a plaque in his honor in Eastbourne:
Know of other cellists, cello makers, composers of music played by cellists, or those with a strong tie to the cello world born on this day? This is a work in progress. We’d love to hear from you if you have suggestions, additions, or corrections. Thank you!
We include those with recordings and/or images available online.