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Haydn’s death day, 31 May

Haydn’s tomb, Eisenstadt (Image: Wikipedia)

Today, May the 31st, is the day of the year on which Haydn died in 1809. It is also by chance the 200th anniversary year of Prince Nikolaus Esterh├ízy II moving Haydn’s body to its final resting place on the Eisenstadt estate.