Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong
1901 - 1971

Louis Armstrong  American Singer

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 deca...

Confirmed Relationships4
Longest Relationship30 yrs, 6 mths
Shortest Relationship6 yrs, 11 mths
Average Relationship Length15 yrs, 10 mths
Rumored Relationships2
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
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Louis Armstrong69 LeoSinger
Lucille Wilson-Relative
Alpha Smith-Relative
Lil Armstrong73 AquariusSongwriter
Daisy Parker-Relative
Carmen McRae72 AriesVocalist
Tallulah Bankhead66 AquariusActress


Male1916100 years old


Hello, Dolly!1969 Orchestra Leader Movie
That's Life1968 TV Show
A Man Called Adam1966 Willie Ferguson Movie
Rhein-Melodie - Wein, Gesang und gute Laune1966 Movie
When the Boys Meet the Girls1965 Louis Armstrong Movie
Berlin-Melodie1963 TV Movie
Paris Blues1961 Wild Man Moore Movie
The Beat Generation1959 Louis Armstrong Movie
The Five Pennies1959 Louis Armstrong Movie
Kærlighedens melodi1959 Musician with Orchestra Movie
High Society1956 Louis Armstrong Movie
You Are There1953 King Oliver TV Show
Glory Alley1952 Shadow Johnson Movie
Here Comes the Groom1951 Louis Armstrong Movie
The Strip1951 Louis Armstrong Movie
I'm in the Revue1950 Band Leader Movie
A Song Is Born1948 Louis Armstrong Movie
New Orleans1947 Louis Armstrong Movie
Pillow to Post1945 Orchestra Leader Movie
Jam Session1944 Louis Armstrong Movie
Cabin in the Sky1943 The Trumpeter Movie
Birth of the Blues1941 Louis Armstrong Movie
Dr. Rhythm1938 Trumpet Player Movie
Going Places1938 Gabe Movie
Artists & Models1937 Specialty Movie
Every Day's a Holiday1937 Louis Armstrong Movie
Pennies from Heaven1936 Henry Movie
I'll Be Glad When You're Dead You Rascal You1932 Louis Armstrong Short Film
A Rhapsody in Black and Blue1932 Louis Armstrong Short Film
Ex-Flame1930 Louis Armstrong Movie
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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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