All About Jazz

Home » Facts » This Day in Jazz History | Timeline | Jazz Birthdays | Quotes

1929:

Added: 2008-06-26 Ben Pollack formally presents an engraved gold watch to Armstrong at Connie's Inn where he performed in Hot Chocolates. The watch had been bought by a group of white musicians who went to see Armstrong perform and to honor him. The engraving says “Good Luck Always to Louis Armstrong from the Musicians on Broadway.”

Search by Year

comments powered by Disqus