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Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong grew up poor in a single-parent household. He was 13 when he celebrated the New Year by running out on the street and firing a pistol that belonged to the current man in his mother's life. At the Colored Waifs Home for Boys, he learned to play the bugle and the clarinet and joined the home's brass band. They played at socials, ...

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Aug 4, 1901 In New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Jazz Ball
Latest Project:
Series American Dad! 2017-10-18
Known For
Poster of Blue Jasmine
Poster of The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Poster of WALL·E
Poster of Twelve Monkeys
Movie Secrets of the Heart Unknown 2018
Movie That's Black Entertainment Himself 2018
Movie Bowling for Columbine Unknown 2018
Movie Playboy: The Party Continues Unknown 2018
Movie Killer of Sheep Unknown 2018
Movie Normal Unknown 2018
Movie Sinatra: The Classic Duets Himself 2018
Movie Teresa Brewer and the Firehouse Five Plus Two Unknown 2018
Movie Play Your Own Thing: A Story of Jazz in Europe Unknown 2018
Movie Cabin in the Sky Unknown 2018
Movie Prisoner of the Mountains Unknown 2018
Movie Taste of Cherry Unknown 2018
Series The Danny Kaye Show Unknown 2018
Series College of Musical Knowledge Unknown 2018
Movie 20th Century Women Unknown 2017-01-20
Series Salvation Unknown 2017-07-12
Movie Moon Rock City Unknown 2017-01-15
Series Castle Unknown 2017-10-17
Movie A United Kingdom Unknown 2017-02-10
Series American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story Unknown 2017-04-07
Series Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries Unknown 2017-10-18
Series American Dad! Unknown 2017-10-18
Movie Assassin's Creed Unknown 2016-12-21
Movie The Age of Shadows Unknown 2016
Series The Grand Tour Unknown 2016-11-18
Movie Finding Dory Unknown 2016-06-17
Movie My Hindu Friend Unknown 2016-03-03
Movie Phantom Boy Unknown 2016-07-15
Series The Good Place Unknown 2016-09-19
Series Lethal Weapon Unknown 2016-09-21
Series Containment Unknown 2016-04-19
Series Sound of Song Unknown 2015
Movie Karmu: A Place in the Sun Unknown 2015
Movie Long Story Short Unknown 2015
Movie Roald Dahl's Esio Trot Unknown 2015-05-18
Movie Shanghai Unknown 2015-10-02
Series The Andrew Klavan Show Unknown 2015-09-22
Series Supergirl Unknown 2015-10-26
Series Z: The Beginning of Everything Unknown 2015-11-05
Movie One Day Since Yesterday: Peter Bogdanovich & the Lost American Film Unknown 2015-12-01
Movie My Music: Songbook Standards - As Time Goes By None 2015-12-01
Movie Huevos: Little Rooster's Egg-cellent Adventure Unknown 2015-09-11
Series Morfi, todos a la mesa Unknown 2015-06-29
Movie Mein Salzburg Unknown 2015
Series Grantchester Unknown 2015-01-18
Movie Bessie Unknown 2015-05-16
Series Intresseklubben Unknown 2014
Movie Britain's Most Dangerous Songs: Listen to the Banned Unknown 2014
Movie Easy Life Unknown 2014
Movie Jazz Legends in Their Own Words Himself 2014-05-24
Series Who's Doing the Dishes? Unknown 2014-09-01
Movie Jimmy's Hall Unknown 2014-05-30
Series Forever Unknown 2014-09-22
Series Gotham Unknown 2014-09-22
Movie Alive Inside Unknown 2014-10-18
Movie Men, Women & Children Unknown 2014-10-17
Movie The Normal Heart Unknown 2014-05-25
Movie Salaud, on t'aime Unknown 2014-04-02
Movie Beware of Mr. Baker Unknown 2013-05-17
Movie Mob Short: An Inconvenient Affair Unknown 2013
Movie The Great Gatsby Unknown 2013-05-10
Series 50s Britannia Unknown 2013
Movie From the Future with Love Unknown 2013
Movie Förtroligheten Unknown 2013-06-14
Movie Blue Jasmine Unknown 2013-08-23
Movie Behind the Freedom Curtain None 2013-12-31
Series Tu cara me suena - Argentina Unknown 2013-09-23
Series The Mark of Beauty Unknown 2013
Series Metal Hurlant Chronicles Unknown 2012
Movie The Four Unknown 2012
Movie Everything or Nothing Unknown 2012-10-05
Movie My Music: Big Band Vocalists Himself 2012-03-03
Movie Back to the Sea Unknown 2012-01-27
Movie Three Vignettes Unknown 2012
Movie Friends with Kids Unknown 2012-03-16
Movie A Little Dream of Me Unknown 2012-07-27
Movie For Sale Unknown 2012
Series Shut Up and Talk Unknown 2012-12-18
Movie Bert Stern: Original Madman Himself 2012-08-05
Movie New Year's Eve Unknown 2011-12-09
Movie Monte Carlo Unknown 2011-07-01
Movie Rio Sex Comedy Unknown 2011-02-23
Movie The Fairy Unknown 2011
Movie Tom Sawyer Unknown 2011-11-17
Series Love, Hate & Propaganda: The Cold War Unknown 2011
Movie Jumping the Broom Unknown 2011-05-06
Movie L.A. Noire Unknown 2011-05-17
Movie Head Over Heels Unknown 2010
Series Boardwalk Empire Unknown 2010-09-19
Movie French Film Unknown 2010-08-31
Series Treme Unknown 2010-04-11
Movie The Legendary Bing Crosby Himself 2010-02-01
Movie Di Di Hollywood Unknown 2010
Series Annie MG Unknown 2010
Movie Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel Unknown 2010-06-05
Series No me la puc treure del cap Unknown 2010-10-21
Series Blue Bloods Unknown 2010-09-24
Series An Idiot Abroad Unknown 2010
Movie The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story Unknown 2009-04-24
Movie Johnny Mercer: The Dream's on Me Himself 2009-11-04
Movie Soul Kitchen Unknown 2009-12-25
Movie Hollywood on the Tiber Unknown 2009
Movie The Cry of the Owl Unknown 2009-08-19
Movie Trombone Shorty Unknown 2008
Movie Good Evening Ev'rybody: In Celebration of Louis Armstrong Unknown 2008
Movie The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Unknown 2008-12-25
Series Rude Tube Unknown 2008-02-06
Movie Passage to Panama: A Musical Journey Unknown 2008
Series The Mentalist Unknown 2008-09-23
Movie Mike Douglas: Moments & Memories Himself 2008-03-25
Movie Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay Unknown 2008-04-25
Series So You Think You Can Dance Canada Unknown 2008-09-11
Movie WALL·E Unknown 2008-06-27
Movie Michael Parkinson's Greatest Entertainers Unknown 2007
Movie Anita O'Day: The Life of a Jazz Singer Unknown 2007
Movie The Legendary Crooners Himself 2007-04-01
Series Inspector George Gently Unknown 2007-04-08
Series Skins Unknown 2007-01-25
Movie Jazz Giants of the 20th Century Unknown 2007
Series Banda sonora Unknown 2007-09-18
Movie American Gangster Unknown 2007-11-02
Movie Southland Tales Unknown 2007-12-07
Movie Relative Strangers Unknown 2006-05-01
Movie Frankie Laine: An American Dreamer Himself 2006-03-01
Series Life on Mars Unknown 2006-07-24
Series Brothers & Sisters Unknown 2006-09-24
Series Men in Trees Unknown 2006-09-12
Movie The Dark Hour Unknown 2006
Series Protagonistas del recuerdo Unknown 2006-12-24
Movie Bewitched Unknown 2005-06-24
Movie Lord of War Unknown 2005-09-16
Series Criminal Minds Unknown 2005-09-22
Series 20 to 1 Unknown 2005-09-29
Movie Marilyn Hotchkiss' Ballroom Dancing & Charm School Unknown 2005
Series Dancing with the Stars Unknown 2005-06-01
Movie Madagascar Unknown 2005-05-27
Movie Billie Holiday: The Ultimate Collection Unknown 2005
Movie Disneyland: The First 50 Magical Years Unknown 2005-05-05
Movie Miracle Unknown 2004-02-06
Series Strictly Come Dancing Unknown 2004-05-15
Movie Swing Girls Unknown 2004
Series House Unknown 2004-11-16
Series Broadway: The American Musical Unknown 2004-10-19
Movie Love Me If You Dare Unknown 2004-05-28
Movie The Quiet American Unknown 2003-03-07
Movie Mortadelo & Filemon: The Big Adventure Unknown 2003-02-07
Series Die Lugners Unknown 2003
Series Pepper Chocolate Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie True Love Himself 2003-12-15
Movie Something's Gotta Give Unknown 2003-12-12
Series Cold Case Unknown 2003-09-28
Movie Chooch Unknown 2003
Movie Twentieth Century Fox: The Blockbuster Years Himself - Orchestra Leader 2003-11-15
Series Les Refrains de la mémoire Unknown 2002
Series Livshunger Unknown 2002
Movie Mr. Deeds Unknown 2002-06-28
Series Walk on By: The Story of Popular Song Unknown 2002-04-14
Movie It's Black Entertainment Himself 2002-02-08
Series Top of the Pops Unknown 2002-01-12
Movie The Cat's Meow Unknown 2002-05-03
Series Skeppsholmen Unknown 2002-10-03
Series Jazz Unknown 2001
Movie Russian Doll Unknown 2001-06-14
Movie Pollock Unknown 2001-03-23
Movie Blow Unknown 2001-04-06
Movie Town & Country Unknown 2001-04-27
Movie Pearl Harbor Unknown 2001-05-25
Series Crossing Jordan Unknown 2001-09-24
Series Cuéntame Unknown 2001-09-13
Movie Serendipity Unknown 2001-10-05
Movie The Closer You Get Unknown 2000
Movie Joe Gould's Secret Unknown 2000-05-26
Movie The Bond Sound: The Music of 007 Unknown 2000
Series Gilmore Girls Unknown 2000-10-05
Series Independent Lens Unknown 1999-08-09
Movie Larry David: Curb Your Enthusiasm Unknown 1999-10-17
Movie My Life So Far Unknown 1999
Movie The Love Letter Unknown 1999-05-21
Movie Office Space Unknown 1999-02-19
Movie The Children of the Marshland Unknown 1999
Movie Liberty Heights Unknown 1999-12-31
Movie Crossroads Unknown 1999
Movie At First Sight Unknown 1999-01-15
Series New York: A Documentary Film Unknown 1999
Movie My Favorite Martian Unknown 1999-02-12
Series Biography of the Millennium: 100 People - 1000 Years Unknown 1999
Movie Where the Heart Is Unknown 1998
Series Seven Days Unknown 1998-10-07
Movie Monterey Jazz Festival: 40 Legendary Years Himself 1998
Movie The Newton Boys Unknown 1998-03-27
Series Dawson's Creek Unknown 1998-01-20
Movie You've Got Mail Unknown 1998-12-18
Movie The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg Unknown 1998
Movie My Son the Fanatic Unknown 1998-01-07
Movie Doctor Dolittle Unknown 1998-06-26
Movie Wrestling with Alligators Unknown 1998-01-18
Movie Madeline Unknown 1998-07-10
Movie Fallout 2: A Post-Nuclear Role-Playing Game Unknown 1998-10-29
Movie Still Breathing Unknown 1998-11-12
Series The King of Queens Unknown 1998-09-21
Movie The Impostors Unknown 1998-10-02
Movie Children of the Revolution Unknown 1997-04-30
Movie That Old Feeling Unknown 1997-04-04
Series The Practice Unknown 1997-03-04
Movie Out to Sea Unknown 1997-07-02
Movie Nitrate Base Unknown 1997-01-29
Movie George Wallace Unknown 1997-08-24
Movie Mahalia Jackson: The Power and the Glory Himself 1997
Series The Fifties Unknown 1997
Series Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast Unknown 1997-09-22
Movie Wild Man Blues Unknown 1997
Movie My Fellow Americans Unknown 1996
Series 7th Heaven Unknown 1996-08-26
Movie Twelve Monkeys Unknown 1996-01-05
Series Nash Bridges Unknown 1996-03-29
Movie El secdleto de la tlompeta Unknown 1996-04-21
Series Everybody Loves Raymond Unknown 1996-09-13
Movie Chloé Unknown 1996-06-11
Movie French Kiss Unknown 1995-05-05
Movie Forget Paris Unknown 1995-05-19
Series The Outer Limits Unknown 1995-03-26
Series Cybill Unknown 1995-01-02
Movie Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead Unknown 1995-12-01
Series Masters of American Music Unknown 1995
Movie Miami Rhapsody Unknown 1995-01-27
Movie How to Make an American Quilt Unknown 1995-10-06
Series Marsalis on Music Unknown 1995
Movie Grumpier Old Men Unknown 1995-12-22
Series Baseball Unknown 1994
Series Florida Lady Unknown 1994
Series Reputations Unknown 1994-09-18
Movie Love Affair Unknown 1994-10-21
Movie Corrina, Corrina Unknown 1994-08-26
Movie Only You Unknown 1994-10-07
Movie Apollo Theatre Hall of Fame Unknown 1993
Movie The Kennedy Years: JFK Remembered Unknown 1993
Movie Sleepless in Seattle Unknown 1993-06-25
Movie One on One: Classic Television Interviews Himself 1993-11-29
Movie Bluesland: A Portrait in American Music Unknown 1993
Movie Roxette: How Do You Do! Unknown 1992
Movie Mr. Saturday Night Unknown 1992-09-25
Movie Class Act Unknown 1992-06-05
Movie Ciao, Professore! Unknown 1992
Movie Erotic Liaisons Unknown 1992
Series Getaway Unknown 1992-05-14
Movie Storyville Unknown 1992
Movie Come See the Paradise Unknown 1991-01-01
Series Faut pas rêver Unknown 1991
Movie Scenes from a Mall Unknown 1991-02-22
Series The Green Man Unknown 1991-06-02
Movie The Republic Pictures Story Unknown 1991-10-16
Movie The Magic of Bing Crosby Himself 1991-10-18
Movie Rambling Rose Unknown 1991-09-20
Series Vamp Unknown 1991-07-15
Movie Queens Logic Unknown 1991-02-01
Movie Guilty by Suspicion Unknown 1991-03-15
Movie Frank Sinatra: The Voice of Our Time Himself 1990-10-18
Movie Texasville Unknown 1990-09-28
Series Twin Peaks Unknown 1990-04-08
Movie Driving Miss Daisy Unknown 1990-01-26
Series Northern Exposure Unknown 1990-07-12
Movie When Harry Met Sally... Unknown 1989-07-21
Series Forsthaus Falkenau Unknown 1989-10-09
Movie Harlem Nights Unknown 1989-11-17
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie John Huston: The Man, the Movies, the Maverick Unknown 1988
Series Questions pour un champion Unknown 1988-11-07
Movie Good Morning, Vietnam Unknown 1988-01-15
Movie The Puppetoon Movie Unknown 1987
Series Frank's Place Unknown 1987-09-14
Movie The Color Purple Unknown 1986-02-07
Movie Soul Man Unknown 1986-10-24
Series American Masters Unknown 1986-06-23
Series 100 years of automobile Unknown 1985
Series Moonlighting Unknown 1985-03-03
Movie Repo Man Unknown 1984-03-02
Movie Karkalou Unknown 1984
Movie The Cotton Club Unknown 1984-12-14
Movie They All Laughed Unknown 1982-03-05
Movie Bix: 'Ain't None of Them Play Like Him Yet' Unknown 1981
Series The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Unknown 1981
Series Remember When... Unknown 1981
Movie Stardust Memories Unknown 1980-09-26
Movie The Best of Louis Armstrong Unknown 1980
Movie The Hollywood Knights Unknown 1980-05-30
Movie Saint Jack Unknown 1979-12-05
Movie Best of the Dean Martin Show Unknown 1979
Movie Escape to Athena Unknown 1979
Series The South Bank Show Unknown 1978-01-14
Series All You Need Is Love Unknown 1977-02-12
Movie March of Dimes Unknown 1977
Movie Otto V Unknown 1977
Movie That's Entertainment, Part II Unknown 1976-05-17
Movie The Man Who Fell to Earth Unknown 1976-04-08
Series The Muppet Show Unknown 1976-01-29
Movie Brother Can You Spare a Dime Unknown 1975-11-26
Movie The Day of the Locust Unknown 1975-08-08
Movie On the Road with Duke Ellington Unknown 1974
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1972
Series Music on 2 Unknown 1972
Series The Pearl Bailey Show Unknown 1971
Movie Minnie and Moskowitz Unknown 1971
Movie Louis Armstrong: 1900 - 1971 Unknown 1971
Movie Black Music in America: From Then Till Now Unknown 1971
Movie Wenn die tollen Tanten kommen Unknown 1970-08-06
Movie Johnny Carson Presents the Sun City Scandals '70 Unknown 1970
Movie ...And Beautiful II Himself - Singer 1970-09-01
Series Flip Unknown 1970-09-17
Movie On Her Majesty's Secret Service Unknown 1969-12-19
Series The David Frost Show Unknown 1969-07-07
Series The Johnny Cash Show Unknown 1969-06-07
Movie Hello, Dolly! Unknown 1969
Series Operation: Entertainment Unknown 1968-01-05
Series The Dick Cavett Show Unknown 1968-03-04
Movie The 40th Annual Academy Awards Himself - Performer 1968-04-10
Series That's Life Unknown 1968-09-24
Movie Ein Jahr 'Ö 3' Himself - Musician 1968-10-01
Series The Joey Bishop Show Unknown 1967-04-17
Series The Kraft Music Hall Unknown 1967-09-13
Movie July Rain Unknown 1967
Movie A Man Called Adam Willie Ferguson 1967-12-07
Series Omnibus Himself 1967-10-13
Series The Jackie Gleason Show Unknown 1967
Movie Rhein-Melodie - Wein, Gesang und gute Laune Unknown 1966
Series BBC Show of the Week Unknown 1965-10-18
Series The Dean Martin Show Unknown 1965-09-16
Movie When the Boys Meet the Girls Louis Armstrong 1965-10-10
Movie The Best on Record Unknown 1965
Movie Hallo Satchmo Unknown 1965
Series Die Drehscheibe Unknown 1964-04-01
Series The Hollywood Palace Unknown 1964-01-04
Series Shindig! Unknown 1964-09-16
Movie Berlin-Melodie Unknown 1963
Series The Bing Crosby Show Unknown 1963
Series Douce France Unknown 1963
Movie Measure of a Man Unknown 1962
Series The DuPont Show of the Week Unknown 1962
Movie Paris Blues Unknown 1961
Movie Auf Wiedersehen Unknown 1961
Series The Mike Douglas Show Unknown 1961-12-11
Movie What About Linda? Unknown 1961
Series Here's Hollywood Unknown 1960-09-26
Series A Christmas Night with the Stars Unknown 1960
Series BP Super Show Unknown 1960
Movie An Hour with Danny Kaye Unknown 1960
Movie The Beat Generation Louis Armstrong 1959-07-03
Movie The Five Pennies Louis Armstrong 1959-08-01
Movie Die Nacht vor der Premiere Unknown 1959-05-14
Movie La Paloma Unknown 1959
Movie Kærlighedens melodi Unknown 1959
Series The Bell Telephone Hour Unknown 1959-01-12
Movie Jazz on a Summer's Day Unknown 1959
Movie The All-Star Christmas Show Himself 1958-12-01
Movie Youthful Sinners Unknown 1958-10-10
Series Timex All-Star Jazz Show Unknown 1958
Movie Satchmo the Great Unknown 1957
Series Discorama Unknown 1957-02-04
Movie The Edsel Show Himself - Singer / Trumpet Player 1957-10-13
Series The DuPont Show of the Month Unknown 1957-09-29
Series The Steve Allen Plymouth Show Unknown 1956-06-24
Movie Jazz Ball Unknown 1956
Movie High Society Louis Armstrong 1956-07-17
Series The Dinah Shore Chevy Show Unknown 1956-10-05
Series See It Now Unknown 1955
Series Ford Star Jubilee Unknown 1955
Series The Jackie Gleason Show Unknown 1954
Series You Are There Unknown 1954
Movie The Glenn Miller Story Unknown 1954-01-04
Series Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color Unknown 1954-10-27
Series Producers' Showcase Unknown 1954
Movie Saluti e baci Unknown 1953
Series Nothing But the Best Unknown 1953
Series I've Got a Secret Unknown 1952-06-19
Series All Star Revue Unknown 1952
Movie Glory Alley Unknown 1952
Series The Frank Sinatra Show Unknown 1952
Series Cavalcade of Bands Unknown 1951
Movie Here Comes the Groom Unknown 1951-09-20
Movie The Strip Unknown 1951
Series The Colgate Comedy Hour Unknown 1950-09-10
Movie I'm in the Revue Unknown 1950
Series What's My Line? Unknown 1950-02-02
Series Sugar Hill Times Unknown 1949
Series Texaco Star Theatre Unknown 1948-06-08
Series Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall Unknown 1948-12-24
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1948-06-20
Movie A Song Is Born Unknown 1948
Movie Boarding House Blues Unknown 1948
Movie New Orleans Unknown 1947
Movie Headline Bands Unknown 1946-01-26
Movie Jasper in a Jam Unknown 1946
Movie Pillow to Post Unknown 1945
Movie Atlantic City Unknown 1944
Movie Jam Session Unknown 1944-04-13
Movie Show-Business at War Unknown 1943-05-21
Movie Birth of the Blues Unknown 1941
Movie Vincent Lopez and His Orchestra Unknown 1939
Movie Lying Lips Unknown 1939
Movie Alibi Time Unknown 1938
Movie Going Places Unknown 1938-12-31
Movie Doctor Rhythm Unknown 1938-05-06
Movie Artists & Models Unknown 1937-08-13
Movie Swing Wedding Unknown 1937
Movie Clean Pastures Unknown 1937
Movie Every Day's a Holiday Unknown 1937
Movie Pennies from Heaven Unknown 1936
Movie København, Kalundborg og - ? Unknown 1934
Movie A Rhapsody in Black and Blue Unknown 1932
Movie I'll Be Glad When You're Dead You Rascal You Unknown 1932
Movie Ex-Flame Unknown 1930