on May 9, 2010
at the age of 92
in New York, New York.
A pioneer among African-American performers, Lena Horne had the talent and beauty to crack the race barrier in Hollywood in the 1940s. A smooth singer of bluesy ballads, Lena Horne appeared onstage in Harlem when she was only 14 years old, and by age 16...
Lena Mary Calhoun Horne (June 30, 1917 – May 9, 2010) was an African
American jazz and .... Despite the show's considerable success (Horne still holds
the record for the longest-running so...
May 10, 2010 ... Lena Horne, who broke new ground for black performers when she signed a long
-term contract with a major Hollywood studio and who went ...
Lena Horne was born in Brooklyn, New York, on June 30, 1917. ... Yet, she still
moved a great deal in her early years because her mother often took her with her
May 11, 2010 ... Legendary singer, actress Lena Horne dead at 92 ... Lena Horne dies at 92 ...
Still, Horne said she was grateful that her World War II era films ...
May 9, 2010 ... NEW YORK (AP) — Lena Horne, the enchanting jazz singer and actress who
reviled the bigotry that allowed her to entertain white audiences ...
Oct 19, 2016 ... Find out about singer and actress Lena Horne on Biography.com. ... She still
performed primarily in posh nightclubs around the country as well ...
Even taking those factors into account, Lena Horne is still one of the most
respected, talented and beautiful performers of all time--and she's still singing!
May 11, 2013 ... After a newspaper incorrectly reported that Lena Horne died yesterday, May 10,
2013, Twitter blew up and mourned the sultry ... Lena Horne Death Hoax —
Singer Passes Away Again? ... well, some folks still believe in her.