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Louis Armstrong

  • Aug 04, 1901 - Jul 06, 1971 (age 69)
  • 5' 6" (1.68 m)
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2017
The  Decca Singles 1935-1946
AlbumAug 4, 2017

The Decca Singles 1935-1946

The Decca Singles 1935-1946 released.
2016
Louis Armstrong Allstars
AlbumSep 16, 2016

Louis Armstrong Allstars

Louis Armstrong Allstars released.
2015
SongSep 11, 2015

La Vie En Rose
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SongSep 11, 2015

Jeepers Creepers
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2014
Louis Under the Stars
AlbumJan 1, 2014

Louis Under the Stars

Louis Under the Stars is a …
Louis Under the Stars is a 1958 album by Louis Armstrong, arranged by Russell Garcia. The album was recorded on the same day as Armstrong's 1958 album I've Got the World on a String; the previous day he had finished recording Ella and Louis Again with Ella Fitzgerald.
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2013
Jazz Journeys Presents Trad Jazz: Louis Armstrong-100 Essential Tracks
AlbumNov 14, 2013

Jazz Journeys Presents Trad Jazz: Loui…

Jazz Journeys Presents Trad Jazz: Louis Armstrong-100 …
Jazz Journeys Presents Trad Jazz: Louis Armstrong-100 Essential Tracks released.
Compassion
AlbumJun 6, 2013

Compassion

Compassion released.
Award2013

Best Album - Reissue

Won Independent Music Award for Best Album - Reissue.
Independent Music Award
Nomination2013

Best Album - Reissue

Nominated for Independent Music Award for Best Album - …
Nominated for Independent Music Award for Best Album - Reissue.
Independent Music Award
2011
SongAug 8, 2011

Nobody Knows the Troubles I've Seen
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2009
SongOct 30, 2009

Dream a Little Dream of Me
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Award2009

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won Grammy Hall of Fame.
2007
Award2007

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won Grammy Hall of Fame.
Award2007

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won Grammy Hall of Fame.
2006
Ambassador of Jazz [American Legends]
AlbumJun 13, 2006

Ambassador of Jazz [American Legends]

Ambassador of Jazz [American Legends] released.
Award2006

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won Grammy Hall of Fame.
2005
Swing That Music [Pegasus]
AlbumFeb 7, 2005

Swing That Music [Pegasus]

Swing That Music [Pegasus] released.
2003
The Christmas Album
AlbumSep 22, 2003

The Christmas Album

The Christmas Album released.
2001
Anthology
AlbumApr 25, 2001

Anthology

Anthology released.
2000
SongNov 7, 2000

Heebie Jeebies
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Louis Armstrong Sings and Plays With...
AlbumOct 16, 2000

Louis Armstrong Sings and Plays With...

Louis Armstrong Sings and Plays With... released.
A 100th Birthday Celebration
AlbumJun 6, 2000

A 100th Birthday Celebration

A 100th Birthday Celebration …
A 100th Birthday Celebration is a 2000 compilation album by Louis Armstrong.
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This Is Gold
AlbumMay 22, 2000

This Is Gold

This Is Gold released.
Grammy Hall of Fame
Award2000

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won award for "Porgy & Bess".
Award2000

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won award for "Hello Dolly".
1999
New York: A Documentary Film
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TV ShowNov 14, 1999

New York: A Documentary Film

New York: A Documentary …
New York: A Documentary Film is an eight-part, 17½ hour, American documentary film on the history of New York City. It was directed by Ric Burns and originally aired in the U.S. on PBS. The film was a production of Steeplechase Films in association with WGBH Boston, Thirteen/WNET, and The New-York Historical Society.
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3 CD Set
AlbumOct 1, 1999

3 CD Set

3 CD Set released.
V-Disc Recordings
AlbumMay 18, 1999

V-Disc Recordings

V-Disc Recordings released.
Cocktail Hour
AlbumJan 1, 1999

Cocktail Hour

Cocktail Hour is a 1999 compilation album by Louis Armstrong.
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1998
Hot Fives & Sevens, Vol. 3 [JSP]
AlbumJun 9, 1998

Hot Fives & Sevens, Vol. 3 [JSP]

Hot Fives & Sevens, Vol. 3 [JSP] released.
Award1998

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won Grammy Hall of Fame.
1997
The Complete Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong on Verve
AlbumMay 20, 1997

The Complete Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Ar…

The Complete Ella Fitzgerald …
The Complete Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong on Verve is a 1997 compilation album of recordings made by Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong for Verve between 1956 and 1957. The 47 tracks are collated from the three studio albums Ella and Louis, Ella and Louis Again, and Porgy and Bess. Two tracks are from a 1957 concert at the Hollywood Bowl.
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West End Blues 1926-1933 [18 Tracks]
AlbumJan 14, 1997

West End Blues 1926-1933 [18 Tracks]

West End Blues 1926-1933 [18 Tracks] released.
High Profile
AlbumJan 1, 1997

High Profile

High Profile is a 1997 album by Louis Armstrong.
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1995
Jazz Festival
AlbumSep 1, 1995

Jazz Festival

Jazz Festival released.
Gospel According to Louis
AlbumMar 10, 1995

Gospel According to Louis

Gospel According to Louis is …
Gospel According to Louis is a compilation album by Louis Armstrong.
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1994
All-Time Greatest Hits
AlbumMay 10, 1994

All-Time Greatest Hits

All-Time Greatest Hits released.
1992
On the Road
AlbumJul 10, 1992

On the Road

On the Road is a compilation album by Louis Armstrong.
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Award1992

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won Grammy Hall of Fame.
1991
Louis Armstrong Live in Europe
AlbumJan 1, 1991

Louis Armstrong Live in Europe

Louis Armstrong Live in Europe released.
1989
Nomination1989

Outstanding Musical

Nominated for "Black and Blue".
Drama Desk Award
1971
Louis Armstrong
PersonalJuly 1971

Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong passed away.
Nomination1971

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

Nominated for Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
Award1971

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

Won Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
1969
Hello, Dolly!
TV ShowDec 16, 1969

Hello, Dolly!

Hello, Dolly! is a 1969 American romantic comedy musical …
Hello, Dolly! is a 1969 American romantic comedy musical film based on the Broadway production of the same name. Directed by Gene Kelly and written and produced by Ernest Lehman, the film stars Barbra Streisand, Walter Matthau, Michael Crawford, Danny Lockin, Tommy Tune, Fritz Feld, Marianne McAndrew, E. J. Peaker and Louis Armstrong (whose recording of the title tune had become a number-one single in May 1964). The film follows the story of Dolly Levi, a strong-willed matchmaker who travels to Yonkers, New York in order to find a match for the miserly "well-known unmarried half-a-millionaire" Horace Vandergelder. In doing so, she convinces his niece, his niece's intended and Horace's two clerks to travel to New York.
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1966
A Man Called Adam
TV ShowAug 3, 1966

A Man Called Adam

Sammy Davis Jr. headlines a star-studded cast including Louis …
Sammy Davis Jr. headlines a star-studded cast including Louis Armstrong, Ossie Davis, Cicely Tyson, Mel Torme and Frank Sinatra Jr. in this powerful drama about a jazz musician who "has it all" - love, friendship and fame - but whose tormented past threatens to destroy him and his career.
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1964
SongOct 25, 1964

Hello, Dolly!
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Best Vocal Performance, Male
Nomination1964

Best Vocal Performance, Male

Nominated for "Hello, Dolly!".
Grammy Award
Best Male Pop Vocal Performance
Award1964

Best Male Pop Vocal Performance

Won award for "Hello, Dolly!".
Grammy Award
Best Vocal Performance, Male
Award1964

Best Vocal Performance, Male

Won award for "Hello, Dolly!".
Grammy Award
Best Male Pop Vocal Performance
Nomination1964

Best Male Pop Vocal Performance

Nominated for "Hello, Dolly!".
Grammy Award
Record of the Year
Nomination1964

Record of the Year

Nominated for "Hello, Dolly!".
Grammy Award
Best Male Pop Vocal Performance
Award1964

Best Male Pop Vocal Performance

Won award for "Hello, Dolly!".
Grammy Award
1960
Satchmo Plays King Oliver
AlbumJan 1, 1960

Satchmo Plays King Oliver

Satchmo Plays King Oliver released.
I've Got the World on a String
AlbumJan 1, 1960

I've Got the World on a String

I've Got the World on a …
I've Got the World on a String is a 1960 album by Louis Armstrong, arranged by Russell Garcia. The album was recorded on the same day as Armstrong's 1958 album Louis Under the Stars; the previous day he had finished recording Ella and Louis Again with Ella Fitzgerald.
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1959
Satchmo In Style
AlbumMay 14, 1959

Satchmo In Style

Satchmo in Style is a 1959 studio album by Louis Armstrong, …
Satchmo in Style is a 1959 studio album by Louis Armstrong, arranged by Gordon Jenkins.
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1957
Porgy & Bess
AlbumAug 1, 1957

Porgy & Bess

Porgy and Bess is a 1958 studio album by jazz vocalist and …
Porgy and Bess is a 1958 studio album by jazz vocalist and trumpeter Louis Armstrong and singer Ella Fitzgerald, collaborating on selections from George and Ira Gershwin's Porgy and Bess. In 2001, it was awarded a Grammy Hall of Fame Award, a special achievement prize established in 1973 to honor recordings that are at least twenty-five years old, and that have "qualitative or historical significance." The album was originally issued on the Verve label as Verve MGV 4011-2, then reissued on PolyGram on CD in 1990, as Verve-PolyGram 827 475-2.
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1956
High Society
TV ShowJul 17, 1956

High Society

C.K. Dexter-Haven, a successful popular jazz musician, lives …
C.K. Dexter-Haven, a successful popular jazz musician, lives in a mansion near his ex-wife's Tracy Lord's family estate. She is on the verge of marrying a man blander and safer than Dex, who tries to win Tracy's heart again. Mike Connor, an undercover tabloid reporter, also falls for Tracy while covering the nuptials for Spy magazine. Tracy must choose between the three men as she discovers that "safe" can mean "deadly dull" when it comes to husbands and life.
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1954
The Glenn Miller Story
TV ShowJan 4, 1954

The Glenn Miller Story

The Glenn Miller Story is a …
The Glenn Miller Story is a 1954 American biographical film about the eponymous American band-leader, directed by Anthony Mann and starring James Stewart in their first non-western collaboration. Universal-International's first public announcements, early in 1953, employed the soon-discarded title, "Moonlight Serenade."
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1948
A Song Is Born
TV ShowOct 19, 1948

A Song Is Born

Gangster's moll Honey Swanson goes into hiding when her …
Gangster's moll Honey Swanson goes into hiding when her boyfriend is under investigation by the police. Where better to hide than a musical research institute staffed entirely by lonely bachelors? She gets more than she bargained for when the head of the institute Professor Hobart Frisbee starts to fall for her.
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1947
New Orleans
TV ShowApr 18, 1947

New Orleans

A gambling hall owner relocates from New Orleans to …
A gambling hall owner relocates from New Orleans to Chicago and entertains his patrons with hot jazz by Louis Armstrong, Billie Holiday, Woody Herman, and others.
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1943
Cabin in the Sky
TV ShowMar 27, 1943

Cabin in the Sky

In this musical, Little Joe, an inveterate gambler, promises …
In this musical, Little Joe, an inveterate gambler, promises his wife Petunia he'll reform and confess his sins at church, but he slips out the side door to play craps at the Paradise club; he's shot and brought home with a mortal wound. Petunia offers powerful prayers, and Joe gets a six-month reprieve. Heaven's forces, led by the General, and those below, led by Lucifer Jr., try to pull Joe their way. Lucifer Jr. has a not-so-secret weapon, the sultry Georgia Brown, and his idea men cook up a great scheme to win Joe's soul. The General has Joe's good intentions and Petunia's inventiveness. Will she and Joe reach their cabin in the sky?
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1942
Lucille Wilson
MarriageOctober 1942

Lucille Wilson

Lucille Wilson was previously married to Louis Armstrong.
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1938
Alpha Smith
MarriageOctober 1938

Alpha Smith

Married Alpha Smith.
1936
Pennies from Heaven
TV ShowNov 25, 1936

Pennies from Heaven

Larry Poole, in prison on a false charge, promise an inmate …
Larry Poole, in prison on a false charge, promise an inmate that when he gets out he will look up and help out a family. The family turns out to be a young girl, Patsy Smith, and her elderly grandfather who need lots of help. This delays Larry from following his dream and going to Venice and becoming a gondolier. Instead he becomes a street singer and, while singing in the street, meets a pretty welfare worker, Susan Sprague. She takes a dim view of Patsy's welfare under the guardianship of Larry and her grandfather, and starts proceedings to have Patsy placed in an orphanage.
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1924
Lil Hardin Armstrong
MarriageFebruary 1924

Lil Hardin Armstrong

Lillian "Lil" Hardin Armstrong (née Hardin; February 3, 1898 – …
Lillian "Lil" Hardin Armstrong (née Hardin; February 3, 1898 – August 27, 1971) was a jazz pianist, composer, arranger, singer, and bandleader. She was the second wife of Louis Armstrong, with whom she collaborated on many recordings in the 1920s.
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1918
Daisy Parker
MarriageMarch 1918

Daisy Parker

Married Daisy Parker.
1901
Louis Armstrong
BirthAugust 1901

Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong was born.
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