Lena Horne

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Lena Mary Calhoun Horne (June 30, 1917 – May 9, 2010) was an American singer, dancer, actress, and civil rights activist. Wikipedia

Age: 92 (age at death)
Born: 30 June 1917, Brooklyn, New York.
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: Cabin In The Sky (movie) Jazz singer, Stormy Weather

Filmography

216 Credits »
1987 A Different World Lena Horne
1984 The Cosby Show Lena Horne
1978 The Wiz Glinda the Good
1972 Sanford and Son Lena Horne
1969 Death of a Gunfighter Claire Quintana
1956 Meet Me in Las Vegas Lena Horne
1950 Duchess of Idaho Lena Horne
1948 Words and Music Lena Horne
1946 Till the Clouds Roll By Julie LaVerne , Lena Horne
1946 Ziegfeld Follies Lena Horne
1944 Broadway Rhythm Fernway de la Fer

Songs

612 Songs »
RankTitleYear*
1 Stormy Weather
2 I Want a Little Doggie 2001
3 I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
4 Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town
5 Careless Love
6 Sleigh Ride in July 2014
7 Speak Low 1959
8 Jingle All the Way 2009
10 Love Me Or Leave Me 1905
9 The Lady Is A Tramp
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)

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32 Quotes »

In my early days I was a sepia Hedy Lamarr. Now I'm black and a woman, singing my own way.

Awards

2 Awards »
Nominated for 2 Awards

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51 Stories »

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