Photos: A look back at the Oscars

Photos: A look back at the Oscars

Credit: AFP/Getty Images

Hollywood, UNITED STATES: In this 1969 photo, US actor John Wayne accepts his Best Actor Oscar from US singer and actress Barbara Streisand. Wayne won for his role in "True Grit." The 100th anniversary of Wayne's birth is being observed 26 May 2007. Wayne was born Marion Robert Morrison in Winterset, Iowa. His career began in silent movies in the 1920s and was a major star from the 1940s to the 1970s. He died 11 June 1979. AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STAFF/AFP/Getty Images)

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Posted on February 25, 2012 at 1:44 PM

Updated Saturday, Feb 25 at 1:44 PM

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