By: Elvin De Jesus
Louis Armstrong was the most important and influential person in the history of jazz. He was born August 4, 1901 in New Orleans. Armstrong was talented leader. He was most of time the leader in his bands. He could do a lot of stuff like: be a comedian, a band director, or even a singer.
Louis Armstrong acted very proud. In most of his pictures you see him with a very happy face. He has been in masses of bands through out his years, all of which are famous. Most Americans know his as the best person in the history of jazz.