Oscar Award Winners

The Oscar Awards have been given out annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences since 1928. It is not known for certain why they are called Oscars, but it is speculated that they were named after an uncle of one of the Academy directors.

Included in this list are the winners of the Best Director, Actor, Actress, Supporting Actor, and Supporting Actress categories.

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NameYearCategoryMovieOther Names
Frank Borzage1928directorSeventh Heaven
Janet Gaynor1928actressSeventh Heaven
Emil Jannings1928actorThe Last Command and The Way of All Flesh
Lewis Milestone1928directorTwo Arabian Nights
Warner Baxter1929actorIn Old Arizona
Frank Lloyd1929directorThe Divine Lady
Mary Pickford1929actressCoquette
George Arliss1930actorDisraeli
Lewis Milestone1930directorAll Quiet on the Western Front
Norma Shearer1930actressThe Divorcee
Lionel Barrymore1931actorA Free Soul
Marie Dressler1931actressMin and Bill
Norman Taurog1931directorSkippy
Wallace Beery1932actorThe Champ
Frank Borzage1932directorBad Girl
Helen Hayes1932actressThe Sin of Madelon Claudet
Fredric March1932actorDr. Jekyll and Mr.Hyde
Katharine Hepburn1933actressMorning Glory
Charles Laughton1933actorThe Private Life of Henry VIII
Frank Lloyd1933directorCavalcade
Frank Capra1934directorIt Happened One Night
Claudette Colbert1934actressIt Happened One Night
Clark Gable1934actorIt Happened One Night
Bette Davis1935actressDangerous
John Ford1935directorThe Informer
Victor McLaglen1935actorThe Informer
Walter Brennan1936actorCome and Get It
Frank Capra1936directorMr. Deeds Goes to Town
Paul Muni1936actorThe Story of Louis Pasteur
Luise Rainer1936actressThe Great Ziegfeld
Gale Sondergaard1936actressAnthony Adverse
Alice Brady1937actressIn Old Chicago
Leo McCarey1937directorThe Awful Truth
Luise Rainer1937actressThe Good Earth
Joseph Schildkraut1937actorThe Life of Émile Zola
Spencer Tracy1937actorCaptains Courageous
Fay Bainter1938actressJezebel
Walter Brennan1938actorKentucky
Frank Capra1938directorYou Can't Take It with You
Bette Davis1938actressJezebel
Spencer Tracy1938actorBoys Town
Robert Donat1939actorGoodbye, Mr. Chips
Victor Fleming1939directorGone with the Wind
Vivien Leigh1939actressGone with the Wind
Hattie McDaniel1939actressGone with the Wind
Thomas Mitchell1939actorStagecoach
Walter Brennan1940actorThe Westerner
Jane Darwell1940actressThe Grapes of Wrath
John Ford1940directorThe Grapes of Wrath
Ginger Rogers1940actressKitty Foyle
James Stewart1940actorThe Philadelphia Story
Mary Astor1941actressThe Great Lie
Gary Cooper1941actorSergeant York
Donald Crisp1941actorHow Green Was My Valley
Joan Fontaine1941actressSuspicion
John Ford1941directorHow Green Was My Valley
James Cagney1942actorYankee Doodle Dandy
Greer Garson1942actressMrs. Miniver
Van Heflin1942actorJohnny Eager
Teresa Wright1942actressMrs. Miniver
William Wyler1942directorMrs. Miniver
Charles Coburn1943actorThe More the Merrier
Michael Curtiz1943directorCasablanca
Jennifer Jones1943actressThe Song of Bernadette
Paul Lukas1943actorWatch on the Rhine
Katina Paxinou1943actressFor Whom the Bell Tolls
Ethel Barrymore1944actressNone But the Lonely Heart
Ingrid Bergman1944actressGaslight
Harry "Bing" Crosby1944actorGoing My Way
Barry Fitzgerald1944actorGoing My Way
Leo McCarey1944directorGoing My Way
Joan Crawford1945actressMildred Pierce
James Dunn1945actorA Tree Grows in Brooklyn
Ray Milland1945actorThe Lost Weekend
Anne Revere1945actressNational Velvet
Billy Wilder1945directorThe Lost Weekend
Anne Baxter1946actressThe Razor's Edge
Olivia de Havilland1946actressTo Each His Own
Fredric March1946actorThe Best Years of Our Lives
Harold Russell1946actorThe Best Years of Our Lives
William Wyler1946directorThe Best Years of Our Lives
Ronald Colman1947actorA Double Life
Edmund Gwenn1947actorMiracle on 34th Street
Celeste Holm1947actressGentleman's Agreement
Elia Kazan1947directorGentleman's Agreement
Loretta Young1947actressThe Farmer's Daughter
John Huston1948directorThe Treasure of the Sierra Madre
Walter Huston1948actorThe Treasure of the Sierra Madre
Laurence Olivier1948actorHamlet
Claire Trevor1948actressKey Largo
Jane Wyman1948actressJohnny Belinda
Broderick Crawford1949actorAll the King's Men
Olivia de Havilland1949actressThe Heiress
Dean Jagger1949actorTwelve O'Clock High
Joseph L. Mankiewicz1949directorA Letter to Three Wives
Mercedes McCambridge1949actressAll the King's Men
José Ferrer1950actorCyrano de Bergerac
Judy Holliday1950actressBorn Yesterday
Josephine Hull1950actressHarvey
Joseph L. Mankiewicz1950directorAll About Eve
George Sanders1950actorAll About Eve
Humphrey Bogart1951actorThe African Queen
Kim Hunter1951actressA Streetcar Named Desire
Vivien Leigh1951actressA Streetcar Named Desire
Karl Malden1951actorA Streetcar Named Desire
George Stevens1951directorA Place in the Sun
Shirley Booth1952actressCome Back, Little Sheba
Gary Cooper1952actorHigh Noon
John Ford1952directorThe Quiet Man
Gloria Grahame1952actressThe Bad and the Beautiful
Anthony Quinn1952actorViva Zapata!
Audrey Hepburn1953actressRoman Holiday
William Holden1953actorStalag 17
Donna Reed1953actressFrom Here to Eternity
Frank Sinatra1953actorFrom Here to Eternity
Fred Zinnemann1953directorFrom Here to Eternity
Marlon Brando1954actorOn the Waterfront
Elia Kazan1954directorOn the Waterfront
Grace Kelly1954actressThe Country Girl
Edmond O'Brien1954actorThe Barefoot Contessa
Eva Marie Saint1954actressOn the Waterfront
Ernest Borgnine1955actorMarty
Jack Lemmon1955actorMister Roberts
Anna Magnani1955actressThe Rose Tattoo
Delbert Mann1955directorMarty
Jo Van Fleet1955actressEast of Eden
Ingrid Bergman1956actressAnastasia
Yul Brynner1956actorThe King and I
Dorothy Malone1956actressWritten on the Wind
Anthony Quinn1956actorLust for Life
George Stevens1956directorGiant
Red Buttons1957actorSayonara
Alec Guinness1957actorThe Bridge on the River Kwai
David Lean1957directorThe Bridge on the River Kwai
Miyoshi Umeki1957actressSayonara
Joanne Woodward1957actressThe Three Faces of Eve
Susan Hayward1958actressI Want to Live!
Wendy Hiller1958actressSeparate Tables
Burl Ives1958actorThe Big Country
Vincente Minnelli1958directorGigi
David Niven1958actorSeparate Tables
Hugh Griffith1959actorBen-Hur
Charlton Heston1959actorBen-Hur
Simone Signoret1959actressRoom at the Top
Shelley Winters1959actressThe Diary of Anne Frank
William Wyler1959directorBen-Hur
Shirley Jones1960actressElmer Gantry
Burt Lancaster1960actorElmer Gantry
Elizabeth Taylor1960actressButterfield 8
Peter Ustinov1960actorSpartacus
Billy Wilder1960directorThe Apartment
George Chakiris1961actorWest Side Story
Sophia Loren1961actressLa Ciociara
Rita Moreno1961actressWest Side Story
Jerome Robbins1961directorWest Side Story
Maximilian Schell1961actorJudgment at Nuremberg
Robert Wise1961directorWest Side Story
Anne Bancroft1962actressThe Miracle Worker
Ed Begley1962actorSweet Bird of Youth
Patty Duke1962actressThe Miracle Worker
David Lean1962directorLawrence of Arabia
Gregory Peck1962actorTo Kill a Mockingbird
Melvyn Douglas1963actorHud
Patricia Neal1963actressHud
Sidney Poitier1963actorLilies of the Field
Tony Richardson1963directorTom Jones
Margaret Rutherford1963actressThe V.I.P.s
Julie Andrews1964actressMary Poppins
George Cukor1964directorMy Fair Lady
Rex Harrison1964actorMy Fair Lady
Lila Kedrova1964actressAlexis Zorbas
Peter Ustinov1964actorTopkapi
Martin Balsam1965actorA Thousand Clowns
Julie Christie1965actressDarling
Lee Marvin1965actorCat Ballou
Shelley Winters1965actressA Patch of Blue
Robert Wise1965directorThe Sound of Music
Sandy Dennis1966actressWho's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Walter Matthau1966actorFortune Cookie
Paul Scofield1966actorA Man for All Seasons
Elizabeth Taylor1966actressWho's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Fred Zinnemann1966directorA Man for All Seasons
Katharine Hepburn1967actressGuess Who's Coming to Dinner
George Kennedy1967actorCool Hand Luke
Mike Nichols1967directorThe Graduate(Peschkowsky)
Estelle Parsons1967actressBonnie and Clyde
Rod Steiger1967actorIn the Heat of the Night
Jack Albertson1968actorThe Subject Was Roses
Ruth Gordon1968actressRosemary's Baby
Katharine Hepburn1968actressThe Lion in Winter
Carol Reed1968directorOliver!
Cliff Robertson1968actorCharly
Barbra Streisand1968actressFunny Girl
Goldie Hawn1969actressCactus Flower
John Schlesinger1969directorMidnight Cowboy
Maggie Smith1969actressThe Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
John Wayne1969actorTrue Grit(Morrison)
Gig Young1969actorThey Shoot Horses, Don't They?
Helen Hayes1970actressAirport
Glenda Jackson1970actressWomen in Love
John Mills1970actorRyan's Daughter
Franklin J. Schaffner1970directorPatton
George C. Scott1970actorPatton
Jane Fonda1971actressKlute
William Friedkin1971directorThe French Connection
Gene Hackman1971actorThe French Connection
Ben Johnson1971actorThe Last Picture Show
Cloris Leachman1971actressThe Last Picture Show
Marlon Brando1972actorThe Godfather
Bob Fosse1972directorCabaret
Joel Grey1972actorCabaret
Eileen Heckart1972actressButterflies Are Free
Liza Minnelli1972actressCabaret
George Roy Hill1973directorThe Sting
John Houseman1973actorThe Paper Chase
Glenda Jackson1973actressA Touch of Class
Jack Lemmon1973actorSave the Tiger
Tatum O'Neal1973actressPaper Moon
Ingrid Bergman1974actressMurder on the Orient Express
Ellen Burstyn1974actressAlice Doesn't Live Here Anymore
Art Carney1974actorHarry and Tonto
Francis Ford Coppola1974directorThe Godfather Part II
Robert De Niro1974actorThe Godfather Part II
George Burns1975actorThe Sunshine Boys
Louise Fletcher1975actressOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Miloš Forman1975directorOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Lee Grant1975actressShampoo
Jack Nicholson1975actorOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
John G. Avildsen1976directorRocky
Faye Dunaway1976actressNetwork
Peter Finch1976actorNetwork
Jason Robards1976actorAll the President's Men
Beatrice Straight1976actressNetwork
Woody Allen1977directorAnnie Hall
Richard Dreyfuss1977actorThe Goodbye Girl
Diane Keaton1977actressAnnie Hall
Vanessa Redgrave1977actressJulia
Jason Robards1977actorJulia
Michael Cimino1978directorThe Deer Hunter
Jane Fonda1978actressComing Home
Maggie Smith1978actressCalifornia Suite
Jon Voight1978actorComing Home
Christopher Walken1978actorThe Deer Hunter
Robert Benton1979directorKramer vs. Kramer
Melvyn Douglas1979actorBeing There
Sally Field1979actressNorma Rae
Dustin Hoffman1979actorKramer vs. Kramer
Meryl Streep1979actressKramer vs. Kramer
Robert De Niro1980actorRaging Bull
Timothy Hutton1980actorOrdinary People
Robert Redford1980directorOrdinary People
Sissy Spacek1980actressCoal Miner's Daughter
Mary Steenburgen1980actressMelvin and Howard
Warren Beatty1981directorReds
Henry Fonda1981actorOn Golden Pond
John Gielgud1981actorArthur
Katharine Hepburn1981actressOn Golden Pond
Maureen Stapleton1981actressReds
Richard Attenborough1982directorGandhi
Louis Gossett, Jr.1982actorAn Officer and a Gentleman
Ben Kingsley1982actorGandhi
Jessica Lange1982actressTootsie
Meryl Streep1982actressSophie's Choice
James L. Brooks1983directorTerms of Endearment
Robert Duvall1983actorTender Mercies
Linda Hunt1983actressThe Year of Living Dangerously
Shirley MacLaine1983actressTerms of Endearment
Jack Nicholson1983actorTerms of Endearment
F. Murray Abraham1984actorAmadeus
Peggy Ashcroft1984actressA Passage to India
Sally Field1984actressPlaces in the Heart
Miloš Forman1984directorAmadeus
Haing S. Ngor1984actorThe Killing Fields
Don Ameche1985actorCocoon
William Hurt1985actorKiss of the Spider Woman
Anjelica Huston1985actressPrizzi's Honor
Geraldine Page1985actressThe Trip to Bountiful
Sydney Pollack1985directorOut of Africa
Michael Caine1986actorHannah and Her Sisters
Marlee Matlin1986actressChildren of a Lesser God
Paul Newman1986actorThe Color of Money
Oliver Stone1986directorPlatoon
Dianne Wiest1986actressHannah and Her Sisters
Bernardo Bertolucci1987directorThe Last Emperor
Cher1987actressMoonstruck(Sarkisian)
Sean Connery1987actorThe Untouchables
Michael Douglas1987actorWall Street
Olympia Dukakis1987actressMoonstruck
Geena Davis1988actressThe Accidental Tourist
Jodie Foster1988actressThe Accused
Dustin Hoffman1988actorRain Man
Kevin Kline1988actorA Fish Called Wanda
Barry Levinson1988directorRain Man
Daniel Day-Lewis1989actorMy Left Foot
Brenda Fricker1989actressMy Left Foot
Oliver Stone1989directorBorn on the Fourth of July
Jessica Tandy1989actressDriving Miss Daisy
Denzel Washington1989actorGlory
Kathy Bates1990actressMisery
Kevin Costner1990directorDances with Wolves
Whoopi Goldberg1990actressGhost(Johnson)
Jeremy Irons1990actorReversal of Fortune
Joe Pesci1990actorGoodFellas
Jonathan Demme1991directorThe Silence of the Lambs
Jodie Foster1991actressThe Silence of the Lambs
Anthony Hopkins1991actorThe Silence of the Lambs
Jack Palance1991actorCity Slickers
Mercedes Ruehl1991actressThe Fisher King
Clint Eastwood1992directorUnforgiven
Gene Hackman1992actorUnforgiven
Al Pacino1992actorScent of a Woman
Emma Thompson1992actressHowards End
Marisa Tomei1992actressMy Cousin Vinny
Tom Hanks1993actorPhiladelphia
Holly Hunter1993actressThe Piano
Tommy Lee Jones1993actorThe Fugitive
Anna Paquin1993actressThe Piano
Steven Spielberg1993directorSchindler's List
Tom Hanks1994actorForrest Gump
Martin Landau1994actorEd Wood
Jessica Lange1994actressBlue Sky
Dianne Wiest1994actressBullets Over Broadway
Robert Zemeckis1994directorForrest Gump
Nicolas Cage1995actorLeaving Las Vegas
Mel Gibson1995directorBraveheart
Susan Sarandon1995actressDead Man Walking
Mira Sorvino1995actressMighty Aphrodite
Kevin Spacey1995actorThe Usual Suspects
Juliette Binoche1996actressThe English Patient
Cuba Gooding, Jr.1996actorJerry Maguire
Frances McDormand1996actressFargo
Anthony Minghella1996directorThe English Patient
Geoffrey Rush1996actorShine
Kim Basinger1997actressL.A. Confidential
James Cameron1997directorTitanic
Helen Hunt1997actressAs Good As It Gets
Jack Nicholson1997actorAs Good As It Gets
Robin Williams1997actorGood Will Hunting
Roberto Benigni1998actorLife is Beautiful
James Coburn1998actorAffliction
Judi Dench1998actressShakespeare in Love
Gwyneth Paltrow1998actressShakespeare in Love
Steven Spielberg1998directorSaving Private Ryan
Michael Caine1999actorThe Cider House Rules
Angelina Jolie1999actressGirl, Interrupted
Sam Mendes1999directorAmerican Beauty
Kevin Spacey1999actorAmerican Beauty
Hilary Swank1999actressBoys Don't Cry
Russell Crowe2000actorGladiator
Benicio del Toro2000actorTraffic
Marcia Gay Harden2000actressPollock
Julia Roberts2000actressErin Brockovich
Steven Soderbergh2000directorTraffic
Halle Berry2001actressMonster's Ball
Jim Broadbent2001actorIris
Jennifer Connelly2001actressA Beautiful Mind
Ron Howard2001directorA Beautiful Mind
Denzel Washington2001actorTraining Day
Adrien Brody2002actorThe Pianist
Chris Cooper2002actorAdaptation
Nicole Kidman2002actressThe Hours
Roman Polanski2002directorThe Pianist
Catherine Zeta-Jones2002actressChicago
Denys Arcand2003directorThe Barbarian Invasions
Peter Jackson2003directorThe Lord of Rings: The Return of King
Sean Penn2003actorMystic River
Tim Robbins2003actorMystic River
Charlize Theron2003actressMonster
Renée Zellweger2003actressCold Mountain
Cate Blanchett2004actressThe Aviator
Clint Eastwood2004directorMillion Dollar Baby
Jamie Foxx2004actorRay
Morgan Freeman2004actorMillion Dollar Baby
Hilary Swank2004actressMillion Dollar Baby
George Clooney2005actorSyriana
Philip Seymour Hoffman2005actorCapote
Ang Lee2005directorBrokeback Mountain
Rachel Weisz2005actressThe Constant Gardener
Reese Witherspoon2005actressWalk the Line
Alan Arkin2006actorLittle Miss Sunshine
Jennifer Hudson2006actressDreamgirls
Helen Mirren2006actressThe Queen
Martin Scorsese2006directorThe Departed
Forest Whitaker2006actorThe Last King of Scotland
Javier Bardem2007actorNo Country for Old Men
Ethan Coen2007directorNo Country for Old Men
Joel Coen2007directorNo Country for Old Men
Marion Cotillard2007actressLa Vie en Rose
Daniel Day-Lewis2007actorThere Will Be Blood
Tilda Swinton2007actressMichael Clayton
Danny Boyle2008directorSlumdog Millionaire
Penélope Cruz2008actressVicky Cristina Barcelona
Heath Ledger2008actorThe Dark Knight
Sean Penn2008actorMilk
Kate Winslet2008actressThe Reader
Kathryn Bigelow2009directorThe Hurt Locker
Jeff Bridges2009actorCrazy Heart
Sandra Bullock2009actressThe Blind Side
Mo'Nique2009actressPrecious
Christoph Waltz2009actorInglourious Basterds
Christian Bale2010actorThe Fighter
Colin Firth2010actorThe King's Speech
Tom Hooper2010directorThe King's Speech
Melissa Leo2010actressThe Fighter
Natalie Portman2010actressBlack Swan
Jean Dujardin2011actorThe Artist
Michel Hazanavicius2011directorThe Artist
Christopher Plummer2011actorBeginners
Octavia Spencer2011actressThe Help
Meryl Streep2011actressThe Iron Lady
Daniel Day-Lewis2012actorLincoln
Asghar Farhadi2012directorA Separation
Anne Hathaway2012actressLes Misérables
Jennifer Lawrence2012actressSilver Linings Playbook
Ang Lee2012directorLife of Pi
Christoph Waltz2012actorDjango Unchained
Alfonso Cuarón2013directorGravity(Orozco)
Jared Leto2013actorDallas Buyers Club
Matthew McConaughey2013actorDallas Buyers Club
Lupita Nyong'o2013actress12 Years a Slave
Patricia Arquette2014actressBoyhood
Alejandro González Iñárritu2014directorBirdman
Julianne Moore2014actressStill Alice(Smith)
Eddie Redmayne2014actorThe Theory of Everything
J. K. Simmons2014actorWhiplash
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