Wynton Learson Marsalis, Black Classical (Jazz) and European classical musician was born on October in New Orleans Louisiana. Marsalis received his first trumpet at the age of and has been deemed a prolific musician ever since.
Miles Dewey Davis III (May 1926 was a very versatile and innovative American jazz musician, trumpeter, bandleader, and composer. Widely considered one of the most influential American born musicians of the century.
Nat King Cole - Born in Montgomery. Sold over 50 million records. Recieved Lifework Award and a posthumous Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award. Had a TV variety show called The Nat King Cole show. He played in the movies, St. Louis Blues, The Blue Gardeni