Howard University Misplaced Hattie McDaniel's Oscar

Howard University can't find the Academy Award given to Hattie McDaniel, the first Black actress ever to win an Oscar in 1939 for her role in "Gone with the Wind." According to AOL Black Voices, the historically Black college has not been able to find the plaque for some time and has made a few claims about the missing award, including saying that it never had the Oscar or that someone stole it and it may be at an instructor's home... Here's what you had to say: Estelle commented via Facebook: "I cannot believe this. Stolen, I would understand. But lost? No!" Tonia wrote via Facebook: "That award should have had a special display case visible to all."


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