Horne married Louis Jordan Jones in January 1937 in Pittsburgh. ... In her as-told
-to autobiography Lena by Richard Schickel, ...
Find out about singer and actress Lena Horne on Biography.com. ... Synopsis;
Early Life; Early Career; Activism and Blacklists; Later Career; Personal Life.
Sep 1, 2005 ... Lena Horne, an acclaimed entertainer and civil rights activist, is pictured ... in
1991, Horne also spent much of her life advocating for civil rights.
May 14, 2010 ... LENA HORNE: THE LADY AND HER MUSIC chronicled Horne's early life and
almost fifty years in show business. It ran for fourteen months ...
Lena Mary Calhoun Horne was born on June 30, 1917 in Brooklyn, New York in
a ... Lena later stated that she married Louis to escape the show business life.
Lena Horne was a famous American actress and civil rights activist and is
remembered for her roles in 'The Duke Is Tops' and 'Cabin in the Sky'. To know
Lena Calhoun Horne was born June 30, 1917, in Brooklyn, New York. In her
biography she stated that on the day she was born, her father was in the midst of
LIFE OF LENA: (From top): Hollywood actress and singer Lena Horne in 1919,
aged 18 months; Horne and her father Edwin (Teddy), in Hollywood, 1942; Lena
Jul 17, 2009 ... There is good reason for James Gavin's “Stormy Weather: The Life of Lena Horne
” to take up — when you count the notes, bibliography, ...
May 10, 2010 ... Lena Horne, who broke new ground for black performers when she ... Roll By” (
1946), a movie about the life of Jerome Kern, Ms. Horne said in ...