Ethel Smyth passed away on 8th May 1944 aged 86.
Ethel Smyth is a member of the following lists: English opera composers, Female classical composers and Women autobiographers.
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Dame Ethel Mary Smyth, DBE (/smaɪθ/, to rhyme with Forsyth; 23 April 1858 – 8 May 1944) was an English composer and a member of the women's suffrage movement. Smyth was born in London, as the fourth of a family of eight children. Her father, J. H. Smyth, who was a Major-General in the Royal Artillery, was very much opposed to her making a career in music.
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