Lengendary Lena Horne Dies at 92

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Reports have been confirmed that the legendary Lena Horne has died at
the age of 92. Lena Horne was the first black performer to be signed
to a long-term contract by a major Hollywood studio died on Sunday
night at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in New
York. Born Lena Mary Calhoun Horne on June 30, 1917 she started
performing at the Cotton Club at the age of sixteen and became a
nightclub performer before moving to Hollywood where she had small
parts in numerous movies, and more substantial parts in the films
Cabin in the Sky and Stormy Weather.

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