The Premier International Online Directory of Musicians & Entertainers
  music minder
Search For:   
In Table:  
Home Entertainers Businesses About Contact
Albums Birthdates Hits Instruments Lyrics Memorials On This Day
Home > Entertainers Menu > Entertainers Location Menu > Entertainers List > Louis Armstrong > Summary
« ListSummaryBiographyWorksPhotosVideosLinksComments

LOUIS ARMSTRONG


LOUIS ARMSTRONG


SUMMARY
 
Full Name: William Armstrong
 
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Known For: Remembered for the song - "Hello Dolly" - 1964
 
Instruments: Voice, Trumpet
Music Styles: Jazz
 
Location: LA, United States of America
 
Web Site: http://www.satchmo.com
 
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/louisarmstrong
 
Date Born: 4th August 1901
Location Born: New Orleans, United States of America
 
Date Died: 6th July 1971
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America
Cause Of Death: Not known
Memorial: He was interred in Flushing Cemetery, Flushing, in Queens, New York City. Peggy Lee, one of Armstrong's favorite vocalists, sang The Lord's Prayer at the services.
 
Summary: Armstrong was born the son of William Armstrong (18811922), abandoned the family when Louis was an infant. His mother, Mary Albert Armstrong (18861942), then left Louis and his younger sister Beatrice Armstrong Collins (19031987) in the care of his grandmother, Josephine Armstrong.
 
 
 
© Music Minder
All rights reserved: Prosecution rights will be exercised for any breaches of copyright.