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List of black Academy Award winners and nominees - Wikipedia, the ...

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First African-American actor to win Best Actor. First African-American actor to receive two acting nominations (Best ...

Every African-American Oscar Winner Amid #OscarsSoWhite ...

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Feb 27, 2016 ... The first African-American to win the best supporting actor Oscar took home the award for his role as Gunnery Sgt Emil Foley in An Officer and a ...

Sidney Poitier wins Best Actor Oscar for Lilies of the Field - Apr 13 ...

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On this day in 1964, Sydney Poitier becomes the first African American to win the Academy Award for Best Actor, for his role as a construction worker who helps ...

Watch: Here's A Video of Every Black Actor Who Has Won an Oscar ...

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Jan 26, 2016 ... ... women of color have earned Oscars for Best Actor, Actress, Supporting Actor, ... Intercut with the footage are the winner's acceptance speeches, all of .... The first African American male to win an Oscar was James Baskett for ...

12 Academy Award Winning Black Actors - Black Enterprise

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Feb 24, 2012 ... The Help's Viola Davis & Octavia Spencer are up for Oscars at the 84th Academy Awards. Here's a look at 12 Black actors who previously won Oscars. ... the first Black person to win an Academy Award for Best Actor for his .... impact of an Oscar win by looking back at the select few African Americans ...

First Black woman wins Oscar for best actress | African American ...

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Mar 24, 2002 ... On the same night, Black actor Denzel Washington won for Best ... making him the second African-American to win such an award from the ...

Female African-American Academy Award Winners and ... - Forbes

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Female African-American Academy Award Winners and Nominees - pg.1. ... In 1954, Dandridge was the first black woman to receive a Best Actress nomination  ...

26 Black Oscar Winners - The Root

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Feb 23, 2012 ... Take a look back at previous black nominees who've won. ... Best Actress in a Supporting Role: Gone With the Wind, 1940. Previous Next

How many black actors and actresses have won Oscars for acting ...

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Hattie McDaniel was the first African American to win an Oscar for acting. It was for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Mammy in "Gone with the Wind."

The Complex History of African Americans and the Academy Awards ...

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Feb 26, 2014 ... She was the first black American (and only third woman after ... man to win best actor as well as first black person to win an Oscar for best actor ...

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The first African American man to win the Academy Award for Best Actor was Sidney Poitier for Lilies of the Field in 1964.
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Black actors and actresses who have won Oscars

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As the 2016 Academy Awards comes under fire for its lack of diversity, take a look back at the black actors and actresses who have won an Oscar at the ...

Black Oscar Winners Through the Years - [site:name] | Essence.com

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Feb 23, 2015 ... From Hattie McDaniel (the first Black person to ever win) to Denzel Washington ( the only Black actor to have two Oscars), here's a look at African-American ... Celebrity Spotlight The Best Pics of The Obamas' Summers in ...

Every Black Actor Who Has Won an Academy Award - ScreenCrush

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Jan 22, 2016 ... 'American Horror Story: Roanoke' Connects to 'Freak Show' .... Here Is Every Black Actor Who Has Won an Academy Award ... women of color have earned Oscars for Best Actor, Actress, Supporting Actor or Supporting Actress. ... video, compiling every single black winner in 87 years of Academy Awards.