(August 4, 1901
– July 6, 1971
), nicknamed Satchmo
, was an American jazz trumpeter, singer, and an influential figure in jazz music.
Even though, he didn't appear in any Disney films, he did sing Disney songs, such as The Bare Necessities, Chim Chim Cher-ee and Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah. He was also mentioned by Louis in The Princess and the Frog during the song, "When We're Human". His song What A Wonderful World was used in Finding Dory.