Louis Armstrong


Born on August 4, 1901.
Died at the age of 69 on July 6, 1971.
Cause of Death: Heart attack.

Louis Armstrong

Which generation did Louis Armstrong belong to?

Louis Armstrong was a part of the Greatest Generation demographic cohort.

"But I thought he was a boomer?!"

Louis Armstrong was not a boomer. The boomer generation started in 1945, whereas he was born in 1901.

That is a 44 year difference!

The "boomer" label is often applied to older people by mistake.

Which star sign was Louis Armstrong?

Louis Armstrong had the star sign Leo.

Life Path Number.

His Life Path Number was 5.

How tall was he?

Louis Armstrong was around 5 ft 6 inches tall. In centimetres, his height was 168 cm.

This means that he was slightly shorter than the average American male. However, he was still taller than the average woman.

What day of the week was he born on?

He was born on a Sunday.

What day of the week did he die on?

He died on a Tuesday.

How long ago did Louis Armstrong die?

He died in July, 1971, which was over 50 years ago. Five decades have passed since his death. That's over half a century.

To put that into perspective.

  • A baby that was born on the day of his death has grown up, finished school, finished college, started a career and has their own children by now.
  • Since Louis Armstrong's death in 1971, roughly twelve FIFA World Cups have taken place. Furthermore, around thirteen US presidential elections have been held.
  • Since his death, the United States has had nine new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had nine new Prime Ministers since he passed away.
  • When Louis Armstrong died, the Soviet Union still existed.
  • Because he died in 1971, it means that he probably never heard of famous names such as ABBA, Aerosmith and Al Pacino.
  • He did not live long enough to see the film The Godfather.

Other people who died around July 6, 1971.

Celebrities and other notable figures who died around the same time as Louis Armstrong.

Igor Stravinsky

Russian composer. Deceased
Died on April 6th, 1971
Died at the age of 88
Star Sign: Gemini

Jim Morrison

Singer. Deceased
Died on July 3rd, 1971
Died at the age of 27
Star Sign: Sagittarius

People who are taller than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

Fred Durst

Born on August 20th, 1970
Height: 1.72m / 5 ft 8 inches


BTS member.
Born on March 9th, 1993
Height: 1.74m / 5 ft 9 inches

Bow Wow

Born on March 9th, 1987
Height: 1.70m / 5 ft 7 inches

Emily Ratajkowski

Born on June 7th, 1991
Height: 1.70m / 5 ft 7 inches

Tito Jackson

Born on October 15th, 1953
Height: 1.74m / 5 ft 9 inches

Lee Thompson Young

American actor. Deceased
Born on February 1st, 1984
Height: 1.72m / 5 ft 8 inches

People who are shorter than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Dixie D'Amelio

Social media personality.
Born on August 12th, 2001
Height: 1.67m / 5 ft 6 inches

Diego Maradona

Soccer player. Deceased
Born on October 30th, 1960
Height: 1.65m / 5 ft 5 inches

Liza Minnelli

Born on March 12th, 1946
Height: 1.63m / 5 ft 4 inches

Jules LeBlanc

American YouTuber.
Born on December 5th, 2004
Height: 1.62m / 5 ft 4 inches

Maggie Smith

Born on December 28th, 1934
Height: 1.65m / 5 ft 5 inches

Tana Mongeau

Internet personality.
Born on June 24th, 1998
Height: 1.66m / 5 ft 5 inches

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