Friday, February 11, 2011

Happy Black HerStory Month!

Happy Black HerStory Month!
We Honor Hattie McDaniel (1895 – 1952) was an American actress and the first African-American to win an Academy Award. Hattie won the award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Gone with the Wind. Mrs. McDaniel has two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Frame for radio and motion pictures. In 1975, Hattie was inducted into the Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame and in 2006, became the First African American Oscar winner honored with a
United Postal Stamp.

Happy Black History!

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