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Louis Armstrong (August 4, 1901 July 6,
1971), nicknamed Satchmo or Pops, was an
American jazz trumpeter and singer
from New Orleans, Louisiana.
Birth name Louis Armstrong
Born August 4, 1901
New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Died July 6, 1971 (aged 69)
Corona, Queens, New York City,
Genres Dixieland, jazz, swing, traditional
Years active c. 191471
Armstrong died of a heart attack in his sleep on July 6, 1971, a
month before his 70th birthday, and 11 months after playing a
famous show at the Waldorf-Astoria's Empire Room. He was
residing in Corona, Queens, New