Louis Armstrong, nicknamed “Satchmo,” “Pops” and, later, “Ambassador Satch,” influenced countless musicians with both his daring trumpet style and unique jazz vocals and broke down many barriers throughout the 1930’s for African American artists. Find out more about his life in this short biography. #Biography
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