1940 - Vivien Leigh shows her Oscar for Best Actress in Gone with the Wind. The Academy Awards was held on February 1940 at The Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles. Gone with the Wind received the most nominations with thirteen, winning ten of them.
Every dress worn by Best Actress Academy Awards winners.Photo: Mediarun Digital Best Actress Oscar winners are kind of like the prom queens of (Quick lesson in fashion history: this amazing infographic of Best Actress winners' gowns!
Janet Gaynor American actress and painter. In Gaynor became the first winner of the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in three films: Seventh Heaven Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans and Street Angel
Audrey Hepburn wins Best Actress Oscar for "Roman Holiday" on March 1954 at the NBC Century Theater in New York (the Oscar ceremony that year was a bicoastal affair - in both Los Angeles and New York).
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1966 Academy Awards: Best Actor Lee Marvin ("Cat Ballou"), Best Actress Julie Christie ("Darling"), Best Supporting Actress Shelley Winters ("A Patch of Blue") and Best Supporting Actor Martin Balsam ("A Thousand Clowns").