This Day in History: 1879-01-11

Edward Llewellyn, American cornetist and trumpeter, son of James Llewellyn (cornetist of note), soloist with the U.S. Marine Band (1905-06), principal trumpet with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (1907-09), the Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra (1909-11), Chicago Opera Company (1911-12) and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (1912-33), composer of more than 25 cornet solos, including My Regards, champion bicyclist, wrestler, boxer, golfer, born in St. Louis, Missouri.