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Lena Mary Calhoun Horne (June 30, 1917 – May 9, 2010) was an African American jazz and ... Horne died of congestive heart failure on May 9, 2010, at the age of 92. .... solo performance in Broadway history), she did not capitalize on the renewed interest in her career by undertaking many new musical projects.


May 10, 2010 ... Lena Horne, who broke new ground for black performers when she ... and dancing, Ms. Horne did both triumphantly, ending with the sultry, ...


Apr 27, 2017 ... Find out about singer and actress Lena Horne on Biography.com. ... Continuing to record into her later years, Horne died on May 9, 2010.


Lena Horne was born in Brooklyn, New York, on June 30, 1917. Her father ... After they died, Horne lived with a friend of her mother's, Laura Rollock. Shortly ...


May 11, 2010 ... Lena Horne dies at 92. STORY HIGHLIGHTS ... She later said she did not want to be "an imitation of a white woman." Horne, whose parents ...


May 9, 2010 ... Horne died at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, according to hospital spokeswoman Gloria Chin. Chin would not release any other details.


May 11, 2010 ... "What people tend not to fully comprehend today is what Lena Horne did to transform the image of the African American woman in Hollywood," ...


May 10, 2010 ... All this and more happened to the singer and actor Lena Horne, who .... When they did, Horne was exposed to threats from both whites and blacks. ... 1971, Horne's father died, her husband died of a heart attack and her son ...


May 10, 2010 ... Lena Horne's death at age 92 casts a shadow over Broadway where she ... who grew up in Bedford-Stuyvesant, died at age 92 in New York.