Louis Armstrong - easy the greatest live show I ever saw featured Louis Armstrong. Unforgettable.

Louis Armstrong - easy the greatest live show I ever saw featured Louis Armstrong. Unforgettable.

Louis Armstrong on the MGM set of 'High Society', 1956 • Photographed by Bob Willoughby

Louis Armstrong on the MGM set of 'High Society', 1956 • Photographed by Bob Willoughby

Louis Armstrong.. Arguably the best trumpet player of all time.

Louis Armstrong.. Arguably the best trumpet player of all time.

Louis Armstrong - Saw him live at the Minneapolis Auditorium 1960's. Greatest of the great.

Louis Armstrong - Saw him live at the Minneapolis Auditorium 1960's. Greatest of the great.

That’s certainly an interesting place to give a concert. Taken in 1961, the iconic jazz musician Louis Armstrong performs for his wife at the Sphinx.

That’s certainly an interesting place to give a concert. Taken in 1961, the iconic jazz musician Louis Armstrong performs for his wife at the Sphinx.

Louis Armstrong poster

Louis Armstrong poster

The wonderful Louis Armstrong was born today 8-4 in 1901. His inventive trumpet playing, scat singing, duos with so many of the famous singers through his years have left us with a rich arsenal of great 'Satchmo' songs. His charismatic stage presence was like no other - he was a unique gift to American music. He passed away in 1971 and has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of fame.

The wonderful Louis Armstrong was born today 8-4 in 1901. His inventive trumpet playing, scat singing, duos with so many of the famous singers through his years have left us with a rich arsenal of great 'Satchmo' songs. His charismatic stage presence was like no other - he was a unique gift to American music. He passed away in 1971 and has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of fame.

Louis Armstrong was part of a revolution that occurred during this era known as the Harlem Renaissance. African American individuals began to have deep interest and involvement in music, art, and writing. Louis was a big a part of the music side, as his music is still praised to this day.

Louis Armstrong was part of a revolution that occurred during this era known as the Harlem Renaissance. African American individuals began to have deep interest and involvement in music, art, and writing. Louis was a big a part of the music side, as his music is still praised to this day.

Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong

Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong [1901, New Orleans, LA - 1971, Corona, New York City, NY] nicknamed Satchmo or Pops, was an American jazz trumpeter, singer, and one of the pivotal and most influential figures in jazz music.

Louis Armstrong [1901, New Orleans, LA - 1971, Corona, New York City, NY] nicknamed Satchmo or Pops, was an American jazz trumpeter, singer, and one of the pivotal and most influential figures in jazz music.

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