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Born in to poverty, Louis became one of the world's leading jazz musicians against the odds. Read his fascinating story...
By the early '30s, Satchmo was also a touring movie star but years of blowing his horns had caused serious damage to his lips. On top of this, he had split with Lillian and fell out with his manager. With all this bad luck, he decided to take some time off and stayed in Europe.
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