Janet Gaynor - First Female Academy Award Winner
Janet Gaynor was born Laura Augusta Gainor October 6, 1906 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania but grew up in San Francisco, California. Later moving to Los Angeles, California, she is fondly remembered as the a popular Hollywood actress during the silent film era. She was the first woman to win an academy award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. She was also the youngest to win an Oscar, holding onto the title for 57 years.
John Wayne - Barbra Streisand Photo - b92417 photograph
Brand new 8x10 photo that can be enlarged up to 20x24 inches. This John Wayne - Barbra Streisand Photo - b92417 photograph is available to buy at Celebrity8x10s.com. This photo can be enlarged up up to 20x24 inches.
Tonight 3-19 in 1953, the 25th Academy Awards were held - it was the first time the program was broadcast on TV. Winners included Shirley Booth (shown here) for Best Actress, Gary Cooper - Best Actor and John Ford won Best Director for The Quite Man. #SableFilms #Oscars