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About Hattie McDaniel
Hattie McDaniel was an African American actress and singer best known for her portrayal of the character Mammy in the 1939 epic-historical romance film Gone with the Wind. Her performance in the film saw her make history by becoming the first African American to win the prestigious Academy Award. She was also known for film credits such as 1936's Show Boat and 1949's Family Honeymoon.
She was the youngest of thirteen children of her parents Susan Holbert and Henry McDaniel. She was married three times before her 1949 marriage to Larry Williams. She divorced him the following year.
She has multiple stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Despite being married several times, she never had any children of her own.
Although in her will, she requested that her body be buried at the Hollywood Cemetery, that request could not be granted as a result of the fact that the cemetery also practiced racial segregation, which prevented black dead bodies from being buried in the same cemetery as that of white dead bodies.
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Famous quotes by Hattie McDaniel
As for those grapefruit and buttermilk diets, I'll take roast chicken and dumplings.Hattie McDaniel
Faith is the black person's federal reserve system.Hattie McDaniel
I did my best, and God did the rest.Hattie McDaniel
Putting a little time aside for clean fun and good humor is very necessary to relieve the tensions of our time.Hattie McDaniel
We all respect sincerity in our friends and acquaintances, but Hollywood is willing to pay for it.Hattie McDaniel
Hattie McDaniel's Popularity
Hattie McDaniel was a famous American actress, who was born on June 10, 1895. As a person born on this date, Hattie McDaniel is listed in our database as the 39th most popular celebrity for the day (June 10) and the 11th most popular for the year (1895).
People born on June 10 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Hattie McDaniel is the 1086th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Hattie McDaniel's birthday, Hattie McDaniel is the 5748th most famous American and ranks 10th in famous people born in Wichita, Kansas, U.S.
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