Soror Lena Horne…A.Class.Act.

June 30, 1917 - May 9, 2010

Remember Lena Horne on “The Cosby Show?” Priceless…

Also, please check out My Brown Baby for a fitting tribute to Soror Horne…

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~ by jackieholness on May 11, 2010.

6 Responses to “Soror Lena Horne…A.Class.Act.”

  1. Now I am hearing ALLLL about her legacy (outside of the entertainment industry)… wish I’d paid more atention while she was alive.

    • I wish I had seen her perform live! I must make time to go to more concerts to make sure that I see the “greats” in action…I still haven’t seen Stevie Wonder…I bought a ticket to see Etta James for my birthday a few years ago, but she had to cancel at the last minute…

      • I LOVEEEEE Stevie Wonder and yes you have to see him!!! Went to Phillips a few years ago when he started touring again – no opening act and no long breaks: just him!!!! It was amazing. He performed for a little under 2 hours. True classic. Maya is on my list now!

  2. She was indeed a class act. I don’t know where she was spiritually, but do wish that she rests in peace. I read a biography years ago by her daughter which was very interesting–I forget the title, but I’d like to re-read it.

  3. [...] my sorority lost two influential and beloved sorors this year – Sorors Dorothy Height & Lena Horne…I would be remiss if I did not mention [...]

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