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English: Louis Armstrong, jazz trumpeter
Français : Le trompetiste et chanteur de jazz Louis Armstrong.
Italiano: Il trombettista e jazzista Louis Armstrong nel 1953
Türkçe: 20. yüzyılın en önemli müzisyenlerinden Louis Armstrong trompet çalarken (1953).
Date 1953
Source Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division, New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection.
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