Louis Armstrong

Aug 4, 1901
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA


The life story of African American jazz trumpeter Louis Armstrong could fill a dozen books, and in fact it has. Rising to fame with his own "Hot Five" group in the 1920s, "Satchmo" Armstrong (the nickname is derived from "Satchelmouth"; incidentally, he was known to his closest friends as "Pops") was a seasoned pro when movies began demanding his… More


Louis Armstrong Videos

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High Society
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When The Boys Meet The Girls
2 minutes 25 seconds
Masters Of American Music
2 minutes 16 seconds

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