How Did Lena Horne Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Lena Horne death

The world music singer Lena Horne passed away at age 92, astounding.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Twentieth-century African-American singer and actress. She famously sang “Stormy Weather,” won a Grammy Award for a 1981 album entitled Lena Horne: The Lady and Her Music, and appeared in film versions of The Wiz, Broadway Rhythm, and Ziegfeld Follies.

She was born in New York City to an affluent family of European, African-American, and Native American heritage. She married Louis Jordan Jones in 1937; the couple had two children.

How did Lena Horne die?

Heart Failure caused Lena Horne's death in 2010.

Information about the death of Lena Horne
Cause of deathHeart Failure
Age of death92 years
ProfessionWorld Music Singer
BirthdayJune 30, 1917
Death dateMay 9, 2010
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A


I don’t have to be an imitation of a white woman that Hollywood sort of hoped I’d become. I’m me, and I’m like nobody else.

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I really do hate to sing.

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Malcolm X made me very strong at a time I needed to understand what I was angry about. He had peace in his heart. He exerted a big influence on me.

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Always be smarter than the people who hire you.

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My identity is very clear to me now, I am a black woman.

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