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

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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 ... 1963, Lilies of the Field, Homer S...

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

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Feb 27, 2016 ... The first black person to win an Oscar, Hattie McDaniel, had to accept .... from The Woman in Red, beating out Phil Collins' "Against All Odds" ...

Hattie McDaniel - Film Actress - Biography.com

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By the mid-1920s, she became one of the first African-American women on the ... She then became the first African American to win an Oscar in 1940, for her ...

Black actors and actresses who have won Oscars - NY Daily News

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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 ...

McDaniel wins Oscar - Feb 29, 1940 - HISTORY.com

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On this day in History, McDaniel wins Oscar on Feb 29, 1940. ... groups and in 1924 became one of the first African American women to sing on U.S. radio.

Results for tag: Best Actress | 88th Academy Awards - Oscars

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Best Actress Nominees - 2015 Oscars. 16 Jan 2015 Photo. Best Supporting Actor Nominations 2016 Oscars Best Supporting Actor… Best Supporting Actor ...

How the FIRST black Oscar winner Hattie McDaniel dealt with being ...

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Feb 25, 2016 ... Hattie McDaniel was first African American to win an Oscar when she took .... Goldberg became the next black woman to win for 1990's Ghost.

All the Black Oscar winners. And though these are all fabulously ...

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Mr Poitier became the First African American Male to win the Oscar for Best Actor. ..... competition and won becoming the first black woman to win the pageant.

Viola Davis Is First Black Woman to Win Emmy for Lead Drama ...

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Sep 20, 2015 ... Viola Davis became the first black woman to win Best Actress in a ... Wearing a Carmen Marc Valvo gown, the two-time Oscar nominee, 50, ...

Dorothy Dandridge: The 1st African American to Get an Oscar ...

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Feb 23, 2015 ... Two black women had been honored before at the Academy Awards ... the first African American ever to be nominated for an Oscar, and to win; ...

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The first African American to win an Academy Award was Hattie McDaniel, who won the Best Supporting Actress award for her role in Gone with the Wind in 1940.
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Black Oscar Winners Through the Years - Essence.com

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From Hattie McDaniel (the first Black person to ever win) to Denzel Washington ( the only Black actor to ... A Look Back at 2015 ESSENCE Black Women in Music.

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

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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 ...

Halle Berry Becomes 1st Black Woman To Win Best Actress Oscar

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Moment: Halle Berry Becomes First Black Woman To Win Best Leading Actress Oscar. Although stunning actress Halle Berry made her acting debut back in ...