This Day in History: 1949-11-23

Janis Coffman, American trumpeter, co-second place winner of the 1971 Munich Competition, recitalist for the 1973 National Trumpet Symposium, played Carnegie Hall debut in 1973, principal in Munich Philharmonic (1972-3), co-principal of Stockholm Phil Orch (1973-82), soloist with many orchestras, became computer programmer, in 1995, born in Dallas, Texas.