Who Won the 1958
Academy Awards Best Supporting Actress

Miyoshi Umeki

("Sayonara")

1957 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actress Winner
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Academy Award Winner's Granddaughter Competing for the Title of Miss Missouri's Outstanding Teen

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Petite, adorable, demure and graceful are all adjectives used to describe recording artist and actress Miyoshi Umeki, the only Asian woman to win an Academy Award in an acting category, but to Miss Texas County's Outstanding Teen Athena Hood, she was ...

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A Fine Line Between Tokenism and Diversity

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Asians, for example, are painfully underrepresented in the film industry and even with multiple nominations, only one woman of Asian origin, Miyoshi Umeki, has taken home an Oscar, in 1958. Representation for the sake of diversity doesn't fix these ...

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11 Seriously Badass Old-School Asian Actors You Should Know About

Huffington Post
Japanese-born actress Miyoshi Umeki is best known for her Oscar award-winning performance as Katsumi, the Japanese wartime bride of Red Buttons' airman character, Joe, in 1957's “Sayonara.” (Umeki is pictured here with her little gold man.) Not much ...

1958 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actress Winner Miyoshi Umeki News

Almanac ~ Monday 3/3/17

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... Kappelhoff) 1924 - Singer, actress; Marlon Brando 1924 - Actor ("The Godfather", "Apocalypse Now"); Don Gibson 1928 - Songwriter, singer; Miyoshi Umeki 1923 - Actress; Helmut Kohl 1930 - Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany from 1982-1998 ...

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