News // 1 Articles
Media // 1 Articles
Lena Horne and the Power to Believe
10 May 2010 // 3:55 AM
Don't rely on Wikipedia or a pat obituary to grasp the impact Lena Horne had on stage, screen, civil rights, and social justice. Go to the best authority on the life of Lena Horne -- the Lady herself.
Lena Horne RIP (1917 - 2010) (videos)
9 May 2010 // 10:55 PM
Legendary singer, actress and civil rights activist Lena Horne passed away this weekend at 92 after a storied life that greatly enriched American and world culture.
Lena Horne's defiance of racism made her an impassioned civil rights activist
11 May 2010 // 2:55 AM
Her luminous beauty — seen in doe-like eyes set against perfectly chiseled cheekbones — helped make her one of the first black women to triumph in Hollywood.