July 8th 1971, Queens, New York City, USA. Louis Armstrong rests in a casket during his funeral ceremony before being laid to rest at the family tomb in Queen's cemetery. Stars and political figures gathered at the Corona Congregational Protestant church for 'Satchmo's' funeral. Among the personalities present were Dizzy Gillespie, Ella Fitzgerald, Benny Goodman and Peggy Lee.
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