Louis Prima’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Dec 7, 1910

Death Date

August 24, 1978

Age of Death

67 years

Cause of Death

Cerebral Hemorrhage

Profession

Jazz Singer

The jazz singer Louis Prima died at the age of 67. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Jazz singer, actor, trumpeter, and songwriter who performed with Keely Smith. He got his star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame in 2010.

He married five times: first to Louise Polizzi in 1929, then to Alma Ross in 1935, then to Tracelene Barrett in 1948, then to Keely Smith in 1953, and finally to Gia Maione in 1962.

Quotes

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“My brother Leon started it all. He played the piano. In school they made me leader of the orchestra because I played the violin, but I followed Leon and the boys in his jazz band around.” (Louis Prima)

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“There’s nothing like walking out and watching the people get turned on. Nothing in the world could replace it.” (Louis Prima)