This Day in History: 1939-11-01

Bob Findley, American jazz trumpeter, freelancer at 14, played for local Cleveland TV show, worked through embouchure problems with Carmine Caruso, member of the Glenn Miller Orch and Tommy Dorsey Orch, split-lead at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas, member of Tijuana Brass and studio player in L.A., born in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.