Hattie McDaniel: The First Black Woman To Win An Oscar

Jul 09, 2020Brittany

Hattie McDaniel made history when she became the first black female Oscar winner for her role in 'Gone With the Wind.' Decades later, we reflect on the hardships she had to overcome as an actress facing racial prejudice and not being able to attend her victorious Oscar ceremony. Stay tuned for the full scoop!  

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