This Day in History: 1955-04-06

Wiff Rudd, American trumpeter, taught at Oklahoma Baptist University and played third/assistant principal in the Oklahoma Symphony Orchestra, then accepted position with Dallas Brass, teaching at Dallas Baptist University and Southwestern Theological Seminary, then founding member of Rhythm & Brass, accepted professorship at University of Arkansas and then his current position as trumpet professor at Baylor University, born in San Antonio, Texas.