Joseph Haydn

Joseph Haydn bio

Birth Name: Franz Joseph Haydn

Occupation: Composer

Place Of Birth: Austria

Date Of Birth: March 31, 1732

Date Of Death: May 31, 1809

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Austrian

Joseph Haydn was born on the 31st of March, 1732. He was best known for being a Composer. Prolific and influential Classical-era composer. He was dubbed Father of the Symphony and Father of the String Quartet. He spent most of his career serving as the court musician for the aristocratic Esterházy family.

Joseph Haydn was born in Austria. He was a choirboy in Vienna’s St. Stephen’s Cathedral’s choir, but was removed after his voice matured beyond the high vocals and after he cut off the pigtails of one of the girls in the choir. His popular works included “The Creation,” “The Seasons,” Baryton trios, and numerous concertos, masses, operas, piano trios, and solo piano compositions, as well as string quartets and symphonies.

Joseph Haydn was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Joseph Haydn was born in 1730s.

Franz Joseph Haydn is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Joseph Haydn’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Joseph Haydn’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Joseph Haydn kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Joseph Haydn was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Franz Joseph Haydn
NICKNAME: Father of the Symphony, Father of the String Quartet
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Joseph Haydn was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Joseph Haydn was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Joseph Haydn had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Joseph Haydn’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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