1899 – John Barbirolli was born in Southhampton Row, London, on 2nd of December.
1915 – He became the youngest member of the Queen’s Hall Orchestra.
1920 – Barbirolli joined the Beecham Orchestra at Covent Garden.
1926 – He gathered together a group of twelve players to form fhe Barbriolli String Orchestra.
1928-1936 – He conducted the International Season; at Covent Garden.
1937 – Barbirolli conducted the New York Philharmonic Orchestra.
1939 – John Barbirolli married oboist Evelyn Rothwell.
1949 – In recognition of his devoted work Barbirolli received the honor of Knighthood.
1958 – John Barbirolli was awarded the Freedom of the City of Manchester.
1960-1967 – Barbirolli conducted Houston Symphony Orchestra.
1966 – John Barbirolli conducted a series of concerts with the Santa Cecilia Orchestra.
– Recorded Puccini’s "Madama Butterflv" with a distinguished assembly of international stars and the Rome
Opera Orchestra and Chorus.
1970 – Sir John Barbirolli died 29th of July at the age of 70.