This Day in History: 1908-07-08

Gus Show, American jazz trumpeter, while getting degree in French literature from Harvard, played in Johnny Green’s big band, after graduating joined Isham Jones’ and Benny Goodman’s band, played in the Dorsey Brothers Band, Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra, Jack Teagarden and Artie Shaw, studio musician with Warner Bros, member of the Lawrence Welk Orchestra, born in Cleveland, Ohio.