Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong
1901 - 1971

Louis Armstrong  American Singer

Louis Armstrong passed away on 6th Jul 1971 aged 69. His last relationship was when Louis Armstrong and Lucille Wilson were married for 28 years before Louis Armstrong died aged 69.

Relationships

Louis Armstrong was previously married to Lucille Wilson (1941 - 1971), Alpha Smith (1931 - 1942), Lil Armstrong (1923 - 1938) and Daisy Parker (1917 - 1923).

He was also in relationships with Carmen McRae and Tallulah Bankhead.

Louis Armstrong had a son named Clarence, age 100.

About

Louis Armstrong is a 69 year old American Singer. Born Louis Daniel Armstrong on 4th August, 1901 in New Orleans, LA, USA and educated at Fisk School for Boys, he is famous for Hello, Dolly! in a career that spans c. 1914–1971. His zodiac sign is Leo.

Louis Armstrong is a member of the following lists: Las Vegas entertainers, Male jazz musicians and People of the Nigerian Civil War.

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Confirmed Relationships6
Longest Relationship30 yrs, 6 mths
Shortest Relationship6 yrs, 11 mths
Average Relationship Length10 yrs, 7 mths
First Name Louis
Middle Name Daniel
Last Name Armstrong
Full Name at Birth Louis Daniel Armstrong
Alternative Name Satchmo, Ambassador Satch, Dipper, Dippermouth, Pops, Satch, Satchmo (diminutive of `Satchel Mouth`), Slb/Miku
Age 69 (age at death) years
Birthday 4th August, 1901
Birthplace New Orleans, LA, USA
Died 6th July, 1971
Place of Death New York, NY, USA
Cause of Death Heart Attack
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Distinctive Feature Raspy singing voice
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
High School Fisk School for Boys
Occupation Text Singer, Musician, Actor
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Hello, Dolly!
Music Genre (Text) Dixieland, Jazz, Swing, Traditional Pop, Scat
Music Genre Jazz
Year(s) Active c. 1914–1971
Music Style Dixieland, Early Jazz, New Orleans Jazz, Vocal Jazz, Vocal, Swing, Traditional Pop, Jazz Instrument, Trumpet Jazz
Music Mood Carefree, Amiable/Good-Natured, Earthy, Cheerful, Joyous, Playful, Boisterous, Freewheeling, Lively, Warm, Whimsical, Earnest, Exuberant, Confident, Rousing, Gleeful, Romantic, Fun, Energetic, Elegant, Rollicking
Instrument Trumpet, Leader, Vocals, Cornet
Instrument (text) Trumpet, Cornet, Vocals
Associated Acts Joe "King" Oliver, Ella Fitzgerald, Kid Ory, Jack Teagarden
Brand Endorsement (1964) TV commercial: "Suzie Cute" doll (Topper Toys), TV commercial: Sainsbury's supermarket (song used: "I'm Putting All My Eggs in One Basket"), TV commercial: Levi 501 jeans (song used: "What a Wonderful World")
Official Websites en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Louis_Armstrong, www.louisarmstronghouse.org/, www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=36, www.michaelminn.net/armstrong/
Friend Bing Crosby, Charlie Shavers, Johnny Mercer

Louis Daniel Armstrong (August 4, 1901 – July 6, 1971), nicknamed Satchmo or Pops, was an African American jazz trumpeter, composer and singer who became one of the pivotal and most influential figures in jazz music. His career spanned five decades, from the 1920s to the 1960s, and different eras in jazz.

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Dating History

Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Louis Armstrong69 LeoSinger
American
Lucille Wilson-Relative
American
Alpha Smith-Relative
American
Lil Armstrong73 AquariusSongwriter
American
Daisy Parker-Relative
American
Tallulah Bankhead66 AquariusActress
American
Carmen McRae72 AriesVocalist
American

Children

NameGenderBornAge
ClarenceMale1916100 years old

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Hello, Dolly!1969Orchestra LeaderMovie
That's Life1968TV Show
A Man Called Adam1966Willie FergusonMovie
Rhein-Melodie - Wein, Gesang und gute Laune1966Movie
When the Boys Meet the Girls1965Louis ArmstrongMovie
Berlin-Melodie1963TV Movie
Paris Blues1961Wild Man MooreMovie
The Beat Generation1959Louis ArmstrongMovie
The Five Pennies1959Louis ArmstrongMovie
Kærlighedens melodi1959Musician with OrchestraMovie
High Society1956Louis ArmstrongMovie
You Are There1953King OliverTV Show
Glory Alley1952Shadow JohnsonMovie
Here Comes the Groom1951Louis ArmstrongMovie
The Strip1951Louis ArmstrongMovie
I'm in the Revue1950Band LeaderMovie
A Song Is Born1948Louis ArmstrongMovie
New Orleans1947Louis ArmstrongMovie
Pillow to Post1945Orchestra LeaderMovie
Jam Session1944Louis ArmstrongMovie
Cabin in the Sky1943The TrumpeterMovie
Birth of the Blues1941Louis ArmstrongMovie
Dr. Rhythm1938Trumpet PlayerMovie
Going Places1938GabeMovie
Artists & Models1937SpecialtyMovie
Every Day's a Holiday1937Louis ArmstrongMovie
Pennies from Heaven1936HenryMovie
I'll Be Glad When You're Dead You Rascal You1932Louis ArmstrongShort Film
A Rhapsody in Black and Blue1932Louis ArmstrongShort Film
Ex-Flame1930Louis ArmstrongMovie
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Discussions

Posted commentsView all comments (9)

RichardMay 2, 2010

Great guy! Always seemed so happy!

CharlotteNov 24, 2008

A musical Genius!!!!

makaylaJan 28, 2008

He was a good man.

TanyaDec 20, 2007

I Love Your Music


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