Gone With the Wind actress Hattie McDaniel at her dressing mirror. Headlined the Los Angeles Times: "'God first, my work next -- and a man last!' That's Hattie McDaniel, who's free, forty and famous." // Hattie McDaniel Born: 10-Jun-1893 Birthplace: Wichita, KS Died: 26-Oct-1952 Location of death: Woodland Hills, CA Cause of death: Cancer - Breast
Hattie McDaniel (June 10,1895- October 26, 1952) was an American actress. She was the first African American to win an Academy Award. She won the award for Best Supporting Actress for her role of Mammy in Gone with the Wind.
Robinson 'Bojangles' Robinson | Legends of Dance Bill Robinson and Shirley Temple in a scene from The Little Colonel, a 1935 feature film starring Shirley Temple, Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, Lionel Barrymore and the Academy-Award winning actress Hattie McDaniel.