This Day in Oscar History: January 5 (2019)

Here’s what happened today in Oscar History.

Born

Died

Released

Born

1894: Leroy Stone (55 at death)

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Editing

1905: Richard A. Pefferle (64 at death)

  {6 Noms, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Art Direction/Production Design, Art Direction/Production Design (Black-and-White), Art Direction/Production Design (Color)

1905: Vladimir Pozner (87 at death) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Motion Picture Story

1908: Harry Kurnitz (60 at death) [Pictured (hover to see)]

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

1917: Jane Wyman (90 at death) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {4 Noms, 1 Win}
     Oscar Winner: Actress
     Oscar Nominee: Actress

1931: Robert Duvall (88) [Pictured (hover to see)]

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

1941: Hayao Miyazaki (78) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {3 Noms, 2 Wins}
     Oscar Winner: Animated Feature, Special/Honorary
     Oscar Nominee: Animated Feature

1942: John Seale (77) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {5 Noms, 1 Win}
     Oscar Winner: Cinematography
     Oscar Nominee: Cinematography

1946: Diane Keaton (73) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {4 Noms, 1 Win}
     Oscar Winner: Actress
     Oscar Nominee: Actress

1975: Bradley Cooper (44) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {3 Noms, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Picture, Actor, Supporting Actor

Died

1971: Douglas Shearer (71) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {21 Noms, 14 Wins}
     Oscar Winner: Sound/Sound Mixing, Special Effects, Sci-Tech Award – Type I (Statuette), Sci-Tech Award – Type II (Plaque), Sci-Tech Award – Type III (Certificate)
     Oscar Nominee: Sound/Sound Mixing, Special Effects

1985: Robert L. Surtees (78) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {16 Noms, 3 Wins}
     Oscar Winner: Cinematography (Black-and-White), Cinematography (Color)
     Oscar Nominee: Cinematography, Cinematography (Black-and-White), Cinematography (Color)

1985: John Paxton (73)

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Screenplay

1990: Arthur Kennedy (75) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {5 Noms, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Actor, Supporting Actor

1992: Chester Schaeffer (89)

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins}
     Oscar Nominee: Editing

1997: Burton Lane (84) [Pictured (hover to see)]

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

2013: T. S. Cook (65) [Pictured (hover to see)]

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

Released

1933: Cavalcade (86) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {4 Noms, 3 Wins @ 1932/33 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Winner: Picture, Directing (Frank Lloyd), Art Direction/Production Design
     Oscar Nominee: Picture, Directing (Frank Lloyd), Actress (Diana Wynyard), Art Direction/Production Design

1940: Swanee River (79) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 0 Wins @ 1939 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Nominee: Scoring

1976: Dersu Uzala (43) [Pictured (hover to see)]

  {1 Nom, 1 Win @ 1975 Academy Awards}
     Oscar Winner: Foreign Language Film
     Oscar Nominee: Foreign Language Film

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