Who Won the 1940
Academy Awards Best Supporting Actress

Hattie McDaniel

("Gone With the Wind")

1939 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actress Winner
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'Gone with the Wind,' 'West Side Story' to be shown in Tehachapi

Tehachapi News
And let's not forget Hattie McDaniel, the first African-American to win the Academy Award. If you haven't seen this film, I truly recommend you make it part of your life experience. You won't regret the $5, and you certainly won't regret the free ...

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Jeff Simon: Why I still despise 'Gone With the Wind'

Buffalo News
In the mid-'50s, when I saw it, I didn't care how many Oscars they gave Hattie McDaniel. (She accepted her award in what was otherwise a segregated "whites only" hotel and wasn't allowed at the "Gone With the Wind" table.) Nor did I care how much ...

1940 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actress Winner Hattie McDaniel News

I Walked Past A Confederate Monument For 15 Years And Never Noticed

GOOD Magazine
Then I walked through the cemetery for a few minutes to the monument dedicated to Hattie McDaniel, the first black actor to win an Academy Award. When McDaniel died in 1952, it was reportedly her dying wish to be buried in Hollywood Forever, but the ...




1940 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actress Winner Hattie McDaniel News

Matriarchs of the New Order, at SOMArts

SF Weekly
There's Sojourner Truth and Shirley Chisholm Join the Protests at Standing Rock, Hattie McDaniel and Nell Carter Sunbathe by the Pool at the Four Seasons Resort at Wailea and Whitney Houston and Billie Holiday Sing About Freedom and Sparrows and ...

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