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Louis Armstrong

Born: 1901-08-04 - Died: 1971-07-06
Cause of Death:
Heart Attack

Death Summary: He died of a heart attack at age 69.

Who was Louis Armstrong : Called "Satchmo" (short for Satchelmouth, referring to the size of his mouth) he is considered the most influential jazz musician in history. He began playing the cornet, and later the trumpet. His "hot five" and "hot seven" recordings are among the foremost classics in jazz. He played and sang for over 50 years, winning acclaim all over the world.
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6 Signatures in Louis Armstrong's guestbook

  1. mike anlas Says:

    rip louis

  2. Mark Fangmann Says:

    I love you grandpa.

  3. Miranda Justice Says:

    You are my musical inspiration. I wish i could have actually watched you in action! 🙂

  4. Your Mother Is A Whore Says:

    You are black. I’m doing a project on black people. You are black. I chose you. Happy birthday.

  5. Victoria Contreras Says:

    Hey, anyone know how toget footage of him playing AND singing La Vie En Rose? I am making a slideshow and video for my mom and her wedding (:

  6. Victor RamosGlez Says:

    You were my inspiration to love and fallow the Jazz music you always great-What a Wonderfull World, RIP we love you Louis !!!

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