Beggar Events in History

1976 Death - Benjamin Britten, British composer (Beggar's Opera), dies at 63

1968 Event - Rolling Stones release "Beggar's Banquet" LP

1948 Event - Benjamin Brittens "Beggar's Opera," premieres in Cambridge

1947 Event - "Beggar's Holiday" closes at Broadway Theater New York City after 111 performances

1946 Event - "Beggar's Holiday" opens at Broadway Theater New York City for 111 performances

1924 Event - George Kaufman's "Beggar on Horseback," premieres in New York City

1922 Birthday - Daphne Anderson, born in London, actress, Beggar's Opera, Hobson's Choice

1913 Birthday - Benjamin Britten, Lowestoft Suffolk England, composer, Beggar's Opera

1910 Birthday - Sally O'Neil, Bayonne, New Jersey, actress, Beggar's Holiday, Moth

1842 Birthday - Karl Millocker, Austria conductor and composer, Beggar Student

1752 Death - John C Pepusch, English composer (Beggar's Opera), dies at about 85

1732 Death - John Gay, English poet (Beggar's Opera), dies at 47

1728 Event - John Gays' "Beggar's Opera," premieres in London

1685 Birthday - John Gay, English poet, Beggar's Opera

1580 Death - John Bonga, beggar, dies

1575 Death - Charles de Boisot, water beggar, dies in battle at about 45

1573 Death - Lancelot of Brederode, water beggar, beheaded

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