Famous People Born in 1895
Film Actress / 1895 - 1952
Actress and radio performer Hattie McDaniel became the first African American to win an Oscar in 1940, for her supporting role as Mammy in Gone with the Wind.
Got something to say?blog comments powered by Disqus
profile name: J. Edgar Hoover profile occupation: Government Official
profile id: 9468009
profile name: Babe Ruth profile occupation: Baseball Player
profile id: 9308937
profile name: George VI profile occupation: King
profile id: 9372993
profile name: Dorothea Lange profile occupation: Photographer
profile id: 9271466
profile name: Jack Dempsey profile occupation: Boxer
profile id: 38433
profile name: Hattie McDaniel profile occupation: Film Actress
Sign in with Facebook to see how you and your friends are connected to famous icons.
Your Friends' Connections
Other groups you may
be interested in
Examine the judges of the popular singing competition show The X Factor, which has drawn comparisons to American Idol. Judges have included Britney Spears, Simon Cowell, Paulina Rubio, L.A. Reid, Nicole Scherzinger, Paula Abdul, Cheryl Cole and more. Pick your favorite celebrity judge of The X Factor on Biography.com.
9 people in this group
21 people in this group
As women were developing roles outside the home for the first time, TV moms also began playing characters that were relatable to real-life moms. Mary Tyler Moore became America's favorite working woman—30, single and living on her own—on The Mary Tyler Moore Show. As laws changed the racial dynamics of the country, Esther Rolle portrayed the hard-working matriarch of an urban black family on Good Times. Some even chose to remarry like Bea Arthur in Maude...who was on her fourth husband.
11 people in this group