Louis Armstrong was born on August 4, 1901 in new Orleans, Louisiana. Armstrong had a difficult childhood. Armstrong fired his stepfather's in the air during a New Year Eve celebration and was arrested on the cornet fell in love with music. He immediately began dreaming of a life making.
He got married to Daisy Parker. Armstrong adopted a three year old boy name is Clarence. Then the most popular band in New Orleans. Armstrong spent summer playing on riverboat at with the band. Riverboat that Armstrong honed his music reading skills other jazz legends. Bix Beiderbeck and jack Teagarden.