This Day in History: 1947-09-30

Don Hazzard, American trumpeter, won 2nd in North Carolina Symphony while a grad student (1970), after one year accepted professorship at Florida State Univ (1972-4), then principal of the State Symphony Orch of Mexico, principal of Honolulu Symphony Orch (1976-2009), taught at Univ of Hawaii (1977-88), born in Rockford, Illinois.