"It's not the load that breaks you down, It's the way you carry it. ~Lena Horne

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UploadedFebruary 28, 2011
TakenFebruary 28, 2011
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Lena Horne, June 30, 1917 – May 9, 2010

She was honored on this years Academy Awards...

I was fortunate to see her perform in New York City in the early '80's at Carnegie Hall. Incredible Jazz !

She was an American singer, actress, civil rights activist and dancer.

A favorite of mine...

Stormy Weather, a 1943 Musical Film thought of as a "time capsule" with some of the top African-American performers of the time, during an era when black actors and singers rarely appeared in lead roles in mainstream Hollywood productions, especially of the genre, musicals.

16 responses

  • Nicolette de Joncaire

    Nicolette de Joncaire   gave props (27 Feb 2011):

    Very beautiful

  • Jean Pierre Vacherot

    Jean Pierre Vacherot (Deleted) gave props (27 Feb 2011):

    Nice tone.

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (27 Feb 2011):

    super shot!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (28 Feb 2011):


  • Carl W. Nunn

    Carl W. Nunn gave props (28 Feb 2011):

    good show

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (1 Mar 2011):

    Stunning. Outstanding entry.

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (2 Mar 2011):

    Killer entry.

  • Maura Wolfson-Foster

    Maura Wolfson-Foster gave props (4 Mar 2011):

    Such a worthy tribute.....we rode on the same elevator years ago - a true Lady.

  • dp *

    dp * gave props (5 Mar 2011):

    For sure !!

  • Agus Achmadyana

    Agus Achmadyana gave props (8 Mar 2011):

    So beautiful, like it.

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (8 Mar 2011):

    Very classic!!!

  • misha otaared

    misha otaared gave props (12 Mar 2011):

    she was an absolute classic -- lovely image

  • Christopher J Chalk

    Christopher J Chalk gave props (13 Mar 2011):

    Beautiful portrait of her & tribute, love this!

  • Chibelle

    Chibelle gave props (15 Mar 2011):

    Love this... really lovely composition

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham gave props (16 Mar 2011):

    She was awesome! Her words were awesome! This entry is awesome.

  • Syble Brabham

    Syble Brabham said (22 Mar 2011):

    Loved Lena Horne-love the entry sometimes I have a load-but then I just give it to God-and Thank God he has given me such a wonderful life...

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