Louis Armstrong

Timeline created by ccataldo
  • Louis is born in Storyville, Louisiana

  • Louis has to go to reform school

  • Jazz Musicians go to Chicago and New York

    One great trumpeter was Joe Oliver. He liked Louis. Louis thought Oliver was the best trumpeter. Louis gets a chance to be heard when Oliver goes to Chicago. Louis is now a member of the Kid Ory Band.
  • Louis was in Hot Chocolates, a Broadway musical.

  • Louis plays in New Orleans

  • Louis plays in Japan

  • Louis plays in Egypt

  • Hello Dolly becomes a number one hit song!

  • Louis Armstrong dies.