This Day in Oscar History: November 5 (2020)

Here’s what happened today in Oscar History.

Born

Died

Released

Oscar Ceremonies

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2010: What to See (2)

Born

1894: Farciot Edouart (85 at death) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {9 Noms, 17 Wins}
     Oscar Winner: Special Effects, Special/Honorary, Sci-Tech Award – Type II (Plaque), Sci-Tech Award – Type III (Certificate)
     Oscar Nominee: Special Effects

1895: Charles MacArthur (60 at death) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {3 Noms, 1 Win}
     Oscar Winner: Original Story
     Oscar Nominee: Original Story, Screenplay

1910: Guy Glover (77 at death)

  {3 Noms, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Documentary Feature, Documentary Short, Animated Short Film

1912: Paul Dehn (63 at death) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {2 Noms, 1 Win}
     Oscar Winner: Motion Picture Story
     Oscar Nominee: Adapted Screenplay, Motion Picture Story

1913: Vivien Leigh (53 at death) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {2 Noms, 2 Wins}
     Oscar Winner: Actress
     Oscar Nominee: Actress

1913: Guy Green (91 at death) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 1 Win}
     Oscar Winner: Cinematography (Black-and-White)
     Oscar Nominee: Cinematography (Black-and-White)

1922: Elois Jenssen (81 at death) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {2 Noms, 1 Win}
     Oscar Winner: Costume Design (Color)
     Oscar Nominee: Costume Design, Costume Design (Color)

1943: Sam Shepard (73 at death) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Supporting Actor

1959: Bryan Adams (61) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {3 Noms, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Original Song

1960: Tilda Swinton (60) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 1 Win}
     Oscar Winner: Supporting Actress
     Oscar Nominee: Supporting Actress

1963: Tatum O’Neal (57) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 1 Win}
     Oscar Winner: Supporting Actress
     Oscar Nominee: Supporting Actress

1968: Sam Rockwell (52) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {2 Noms, 1 Win}
     Oscar Winner: Supporting Actor
     Oscar Nominee: Supporting Actor

1971: Jonny Greenwood (49) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Original Score

Died

1960: Mack Sennett (80) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {2 Noms, 2 Wins}
     Oscar Winner: Novelty Short Film, Special/Honorary
     Oscar Nominee: Comedy Short Film, Novelty Short Film

1980: Louis Alter (78) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {2 Noms, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Original Song

1993: Mario Cecchi Gori (73)

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Picture

1993: Jack Davies (82)

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Original Screenplay

2005: Derek Lamb (69) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 1 Win}
     Oscar Winner: Animated Short Film
     Oscar Nominee: Animated Short Film

2010: Jill Clayburgh (66) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {2 Noms, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Actress

Released

1947: Monsieur Vincent (73) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {0 Noms, 1 Win @ 1948 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Winner: Foreign Language Film (Special/Honorary)

1963: Los Tarantos (57) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins @ 1963 Academy Awards}
          Oscar Nominee: Foreign Language Film

1964: Seance on a Wet Afternoon (56) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins @ 1964 Academy Awards}
          Oscar Nominee: Actress (Kim Stanley)

1969: Goodbye, Columbus (51) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins @ 1969 Academy Awards}
          Oscar Nominee: Adapted Screenplay

1970: Scrooge (50) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {4 Noms, 0 Wins @ 1970 Academy Awards}
          Oscar Nominee: Original Song (“Thank You Very Much”), Original Song Score, Art Direction/Production Design, Costume Design

1976: The Incredible Sarah (44) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {3 Noms, 0 Wins @ 1976 Academy Awards}
          Oscar Nominee: Art Direction/Production Design, Costume Design

1993: The Remains of the Day (27) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {8 Noms, 0 Wins @ 1993 Academy Awards}
          Oscar Nominee: Picture, Directing (James Ivory), Actor (Anthony Hopkins), Actress (Emma Thompson), Adapted Screenplay, Original Score, Art Direction/Production Design, Costume Design

1999: The Insider (21) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {7 Noms, 0 Wins @ 1999 Academy Awards}
          Oscar Nominee: Picture, Directing (Michael Mann), Actor (Russell Crowe), Adapted Screenplay, Editing, Cinematography, Sound

2004: The Incredibles (16) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {3 Noms, 2 Wins @ 2004 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Winner: Animted Feature, Sound Effects/Editing     Oscar Nominee: Animted Feature, Original Screenplay, Sound/Sound Mixing, Sound Effects/Editing

2010: 127 Hours (10) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {6 Noms, 0 Wins @ 2010 Academy Awards}
          Oscar Nominee: Picture, Actor (James Franco), Adapted Screenplay, Original Song (“If I Rise”), Original Score, Editing

Oscar Ceremonies

1930: 3rd Annual Academy Awards

  (Presentation Ceremony) {for the films of 1929/30}

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