Hattie McDaniel was the first African American to win an Academy Award. This
list of black Academy Award winners and nominees is current as of the 88th
Academy ... to receive the award for Best Acto...
Feb 27, 2016 ... Isaac Hayes became the third African-American Oscar winner and first in the non-
acting categories when he took home the best original song ...
Feb 23, 2015 ... From Hattie McDaniel (the first Black person to ever win) to Denzel ... only Black
actor to have two Oscars), here's a look at African-American ...
Female African-American Academy Award Winners and Nominees - pg.1. ... In
1954, Dandridge was the first black woman to receive a Best Actress nomination
Jan 22, 2016 ... That's the reason why this year's Oscar nominations, which feature ... compiling
every single black winner in 87 years of Academy Awards.
Feb 25, 2016 ... As Hollywood heavyweights threaten to boycott Sunday's 'so-white' Oscars, spare
a thought for the first African American to win the coveted ...
On this day in History, McDaniel wins Oscar on Feb 29, 1940. ... Award, was the
first African American actress or actor ever to be honored with an Oscar. ...
Although she was honored with an Oscar, liberal African Americans sharply
Mar 24, 2002 ... *On this date in 2002, the first Black woman won the Academy Award for best
actress. Halle Berry received the honor for her role in "Monster's ...
Feb 27, 2012 ... While Academy Award winning actors & directors of color get most of the fanfare,
there are several Black musicians that have won the Oscar that are not ... it's the
actors, actresses and directors that often come to mind first. ... list of African
American Oscar winners during the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
Feb 24, 2012 ... Here's a look at 12 Black actors who previously won Oscars. ... of an Oscar win by
looking back at the select few African Americans performers ...