sign up (free!)
‘Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong, atop a camel, enchants the ancient sphinx and pyramids at Giza, near Cairo, Egypt, on January 28, 1961. His wife Lucille, lower left, records the scene on film. The Armstrongs are on a U.S. State Department-sponsored Goodwill Tour of Africa and the Middle East. (AP Photo)’ Louisarmstrong, Historical Photo, Wonder World, Louis Armstrong, Art, St. Louis, Armstrong Plays, People, Egypt
Also on these boards
Louis Armstrong. Armstrong's influence extends well beyond jazz music, and by the end of his career in the 1960s, he was widely regarded as a profound influence on popular music in general. Armstrong was one of the first truly popular African-American entertainers to "cross over," whose skin-color was secondary to his music in an America that was severely racially divided.
Louis Armstrong (Pops) a famous Jazz trumpeter in the 1920's. This era was also known as the "Jazz age". Jazz was fun to dance to and very upbeat. The Charleston was very popular then. Dancing should be more fun like it was in the 20's. All about having fun.