How tall was Lena Horne

Lena Horne's Height

5ft 5 (165.1 cm)

American singer and actress remembered for films such as Stormy Weather, Cabin in the Sky, The Wiz, Death of a Gunfighter and Till the Clouds Rolls By. In a 1985 biography yearbook she was described as "Five feet five inches tall, weighs about 125 pounds.".

How tall was Lena Honre
1955 Metro Goldwyn Mayer Publicity Photo
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I'm 5 foot 5 with a big behind and a big mouth. Beauty is as beauty does. A little paint and powder are a big help.

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Average Guess (2 Votes)
5ft 5in (165.1cm)
Willis Hart said on 25/Aug/19
One bio had her at 5'6 1/2".
Miss Sandy Cowell said on 9/May/19
Famous Lena looked around 5ft5 in 'The Wiz', but having said that, I've only seen snatches from the film.


RIP Lena xxx 💐
Arch Stanton said on 1/Apr/16
Seems about right, requested her somewhere.

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