Vivien Leigh shows her Oscar for Best Actress in Gone With The Wind. The 12th Academy Awards was held on February 29, 1940 at The Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles. Gone With The Wind received the most nominations with thirteen, winning ten of them.
Vivien Leigh as Scarlett O'Hara Butler after Melanie's death and Rhett has walked out in 'Gone With The Wind'. "Oh, I can't let him go! I can't! There must be some way to bring him back. I can't think about this now. I'll go crazy if I do! I'll think about it tomorrow."
~Vivien Leigh, Lady Olivier was a British stage and film actress. She won two Best Actress Academy Awards for her performances as "southern belles": Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind and Blanche DuBois in the film version of A Streetcar Named Desire, a role she had also played on …~ en.wikipedia.org
From Larry with lust...Olivier's letters to Leigh seen for first time