This Day in History: 1924-12-21

Karl Lässig, German trumpeter, member of the State Opera Orchestra in Berlin (1952-59), played with the State Theatre Orchestra of Braunschweig (1959-63), and the National Theatre Orchestra in Mannheim (1963-89), performed in Bayreuth Festival Orch in 1960 and 1963, taught at the Musikhochschule Heidelberg-Mannheim, born in Bockau, Germany.