This Day in Oscar History: October 13 (2019)

Here’s what happened today in Oscar History.

Born

Died

Released

Born

1906: Edward Carrere (78 at death) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {3 Noms, 1 Win}
     Oscar Winner: Art Direction/Production Design
     Oscar Nominee: Art Direction/Production Design, Art Direction/Production Design (Color)

1909: Carlo Bernari (83 at death) [Pictured (hover to see)]

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

1915: Cornel Wilde (74 at death) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Actor

1921: Bill Thomas (78 at death) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {10 Noms, 1 Win}
     Oscar Winner: Costume Design (Color)
     Oscar Nominee: Costume Design, Costume Design (Black-and-White), Costume Design (Color)

1939: Melinda Dillon (80) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {2 Noms, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Supporting Actress

1941: Paul Simon (78) [Pictured (hover to see)]

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

1943: Pat Pending (76)

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Art Direction/Production Design

1949: Babaloo Mandel (70) [Pictured (hover to see)]

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

1971: Sacha Baron Cohen (48) [Pictured (hover to see)]

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

Died

1969: Fred Kohlmar (64) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Picture

1971: Phoebe Ephron (57) [Pictured (hover to see)]

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

1988: Melvin Frank (75) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {5 Noms, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Picture, Original Screenplay, Story and Screenplay

1989: Cesare Zavattini (87)

  {3 Noms, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Original Screenplay, Screenplay, Motion Picture Story

1989: Lud Gluskin (90) [Pictured (hover to see)]

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

Released

1932: One Way Passage (87) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 1 Win @ 1932/33 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Winner: Original Story
     Oscar Nominee: Original Story

1935: Barbary Coast (84) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins @ 1935 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Nominee: Cinematography

1938: There Goes My Heart (81) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins @ 1938 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Nominee: Scoring

1950: Harvey (69) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {2 Noms, 1 Win @ 1950 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Winner: Supporting Actress (Josephine Hull)
     Oscar Nominee: Actor (James Stewart), Supporting Actress (Josephine Hull)

1950: All About Eve (69) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {14 Noms, 6 Wins @ 1950 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Winner: Picture, Directing (Joseph L. Mankiewicz), Supporting Actor (George Sanders), Screenplay, Black-and-White Costume Design, Sound Recording
     Oscar Nominee: Picture, Directing (Joseph L. Mankiewicz), Actress (Anne Baxter, Bette Davis), Suporting Actor (George Sanders), Supporting Actress (Celeste Holm, Thelma Ritter), Screenplay, Drama/Comedy Score, Editing, Black-and-White Cinematography, Black-and-White Art Direction/Production Design, Black-and-White Costume Design, Sound Recording

1960: Spartacus (59) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {6 Noms, 4 Wins @ 1960 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Winner: Supporting Actor (Peter Ustinov), Cinematography (Color), Art Direction/Production Design (Color), Costume Design (Color)
     Oscar Nominee: Supporting Actor (Peter Ustinov), Dramatic or Comedy Score, Editing, Cinematography (Color), Art Direction/Production Design (Color), Costume Design (Color)

1960: Midnight Lace (59) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins @ 1960 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Nominee: Costume Design (Color)

1968: The Subject Was Roses (51) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {2 Noms, 1 Win @ 1968 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Winner: Supporting Actor (Jack Albertson)
     Oscar Nominee: Actress (Patricia Neal), Supporting Actor (Jack Albertson)

1979: The Black Stallion (40) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {2 Noms, 1 Win @ 1979 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Winner: Sound Effects/Editing
     Oscar Nominee: Supporting Actor (Mickey Rooney), Editing, Sound Effects/Editing

1989: Crimes and Misdemeanors (30) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {3 Noms, 0 Wins @ 1989 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Nominee: Directing (Woody Allen), Supporting Actor (Martin Landau), Original Screenplay

1989: The Fabulous Baker Boys (30) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {4 Noms, 0 Wins @ 1989 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Nominee: Actress (Michelle Pfeiffer), Original Score, Editing, Cinematography

1993: The Nightmare Before Christmas (26) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins @ 1993 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Nominee: Visual Effects

1997: The Thief (22) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins @ 1997 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Nominee: Foreign Language Film

2000: Billy Elliot (19) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {3 Noms, 0 Wins @ 2000 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Nominee: Directing (Stephen Daldry), Supporting Actress (Julie Walters), Original Screenplay

2000: The Contender (19) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {2 Noms, 0 Wins @ 2000 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Nominee: Actress (Joan Allen), Supporting Actor (Jeff Bridges)

2017: Marshall (2) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins @ 2017 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Nominee: Original Song (“Stand Up for Something”)

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