Comments about Hattie Howard
ShekharMoona: I hope someone is kind enough to turn in Hattie McDaniel's Oscar to Howard University where it rightfully belongs.
AttheflicksPod: Gone With The Wind (1939): Victor Fleming classic (with help from George Cukor and Sam Wood), with screenplay by Sidney Howard and based on Margaret Mitchell’s novel. Record breaking at the box office and the Oscars (incl Hattie McDaniel being the first black person to win one).
Son_of_Howard: The thing that trips me is the Oscars were stained long before Will Smith slapped Chris Rock. They were stained when Hattie McDaniel couldn’t accept her award. They were stained when the wins black people did win were for roles that put black people in a negative light.
ErnoNutting: ... natch Robin Nedwell & The fantastic Diane Keen and Trevor Howard
Arrival of a pop star & wifey upsets local yokels in A Backwater Brass Band.
And I've just spotted the National Treasure that was John le Mesurier aka Mr. Hattie Jacques seriously cuckòlded hubby.
DantzerJim: Would there be the same outrage if Moe Howard had slapped Hattie McDaniel or Franklin Pangborn or would it be seen as funny?
AnniAless: How could Howard lose Hattie’s Oscar
Up2wentyChief: So Howard University“lost” Hattie McDaniels’ Oscar after she donated it to the university?!
BettyannRochel5: Hattie McDaniel first Black woman actress that was given an Oscar in Hollywood,CA sat in the back during the Oscars, treated badly while attending the Oscars, later on Hattie McDaniel Oscar she donated to Howard University, til this day nobody seen or no the Whereabouts of it.
kobiegray1: Lmao the oscars talking about “a university losing Hattie McDaniel’s Oscar” is Howard university
lanadelnaye: I still can’t get over Howard “misplacing” Hattie McDaniel’s Oscar.
ArlingtonDiva: Fun Fact: Howard University lost Hattie McDaniels Oscar
lexicaaa: not them alluding to Howard losing Hattie McDaniel’s Oscar statue
Thee_Kentrell: Let me find out Howard University is the real life Devry….Where is Hattie’s Oscar?!?
KAlexIsWrite: Also, the Oscar museum segment said that Hattie McDaniel’s plaque was stolen, but wasn’t it donated to Howard in her will?
andscape: Howard lost it. Howard lost Hattie’s Oscar.
segmentedhuman: "This is the Oscars' ugliest moment"
So, we're just gonna ignore Sacheen Littlefeather getting booed and mocked? Hattie McDaniel being made to sit in a segregated area? Howard University losing her Oscar? Calls for more representation ignored? Predatory directors and producers?
andscape: The story of Howard U and Hattie’s lost Oscar:
KAMRLocal4News: Hattie Howard-Collins remembers it all.
katwardphoto: Hattie Howard-Collins.
HerbieZiskend46: "Despite the blistering heat, the cramped space, and the hours-long wait to see Harris speak, Hattie Howard-Collins said she’d do it all again. For her, history was made that day."
m00dyheart: I MISS LEXI HOWARD AND FEZCO O’NEIL.
BFSEngr: This week we are celebrating Hattie Peterson (1913-1993). Hattie is believed to be the first Black woman in the US to hold a civil engineering degree, which she received in 1946 from Howard University.
BFSEngr: Hattie Peterson was passionate about encouraging women to pursue engineering as a profession, creating an endowment fund at Howard University.
ashleyeleigh: If the Academy was real they’d replace Hattie McDaniel’s missing Oscar and give it to Howard like she wanted.
thurljawn: We still don't know who stole Hattie McDaniels Oscar from Howard University:
KiranBalak: This is Hattie McDaniels, first black to win as Oscar. Her death was as tragic as her life. She had 2 last wishes:
1) To be buried in the Hollywood Cemetery after death.
2)Her Oscar trophy to be gifted to d Howard University to inspire future generations
BlkAssFeminist: I’m learning so much from this book. Howard lost Hattie McDaniel’s Oscar? Sammy Davis Jr had a fake marriage to a Black woman bc he couldn’t leave the Beckies alone and the mob was after him? Boston used to be racially progressive?
The tea is piping hot & I love it.
PetloverHermine: 15Dec/1939: “Gone with the Wind” is released in Atlanta by MGM. Screenplay by Sidney Howard based on the novel by Margaret Mitchell. Director: Victor Fleming. Cast: Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Leslie Howard, Olivia de Havilland, Hattie McDaniel, Butterfly McQueen.
kmwillia20: My Matriarchal Family
Mae Jessie Collins, Evans, GA
Hattie Mae Marshall Williams
Doris Elizabeth Williams Howard
axialcut: Gone with the Wind (1939)
Director: Victor Fleming.
Starring: Clark Gable; Vivien Leigh; Leslie Howard; Olivia de Havilland; Hattie McDaniel; Margaret Mitchell; Butterfly McQueen.
Geniusbastard: TIL Hattie McDaniel’s Oscar plaque (back then Best Supporting didn’t get actual Oscars) was given to Howard University. And they lost it.
ByClaytonDavis: "Before McDaniel died in October 1952, she specified that her prize should be donated to Howard University. There are countless myths about where it could be. Was it destroyed by racists? Or just misplaced at McDaniel’s estate sale?"
Troll2Trollarmy: Actress Hattie McDaniel left her Oscar to Howard University and came up missing. It has never been recovered. If anyone knows where this is there is a $1,000 reward for its return so her legacy is truly remembered.
SofiaVilaret: Unfortunately, the praise was not enough for Hollywood to change and Hattie was never offered the breakthrough part she deserved. To top it all, Howard University deemed her Oscar valueless. It went missing and it was never recovered.
StewartWood: Olivia De Havilland, who died a year ago this month, outlived her 4 fellow co-stars from 1939's "Gone With The Wind":
Vivien Leigh: by 53 years
Clark Gable: by 60 years
Hattie McDaniel: by 68 years
Leslie Howard; by 77 years
richardshall731: Up at castle Howard this weekend of racing. Hattie and Daddy racing Sunday.
TVandFilmStars: Gone with the Wind 1939. Starring Clark Gable as Rhett Butler, Vivien Leigh as Katie Scarlett O'Hara, Olivia de Havilland as Melanie Hamilton, Leslie Howard as Ashley Wilkes, Thomas Mitchell as Gerald O'Hara and Hattie McDaniel as Mammy.
HMittelmark: The reason I wasn't credited was that we got into a big fight over the title. He was all, "Well, I'm John Cage, Howard. Deal with it," but I still think my title, "It Goes Without Saying," was better.
DavidBaruffi_EV: CHECK OUT MY LATEST BLOG! CANON OF FILM! From Producer DAVID O. SELZNICK...! Starring VIVIAN LEIGH, CLARK GABLE, LESLIE HOWARD, OLIVIA DE HAVILLAND and HATTIE McDANIEL and among many others in the controversial American epic "GONE WITH THE WIND!
Nico_Wiro: GONE WITH THE WIND (1939)
• Cinematography by Ernest Haller, Ray Rennahan and Wilfred M. Cline
• Directed by Victor Flemming
• With Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Leslie Howard, Olivia de Havilland and Hattie McDaniel
BrandonMH: Hattie McDaniel, whose 128th birthday would have been today, won an Oscar for GONE WITH THE WIND that has been missing for nearly fifty years, stolen from the Howard University library. Perhaps Edna May Oliver, feeling robbed that her perf in Ford's GUNS ALONG THE MOHAWK lost,
cyberclops: Hattie McDaniel died October 26, 1952 of breast Cancer. Her belongings were valued at $10,336.47, $1,000 less than what she owed the IRS. The Oscar, she wrote, was to be left to Howard University, but the award went missing from the school during the early 1970s.
allforuss2: artistic milieu, the actress did not get many relevant roles. In her will, she asked for her Oscar to be donated to Howard University and this was not done. To this day, the whereabouts of the award are not known. In addition, Hattie had also requested that she be buried in the
katieskrsgard: 100/365: Gone with the Wind (1939) dir. Victor Fleming
Starring: Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Thomas Mitchell, Leslie Howard, Olivia de Havilland, Hattie McDaniel, Ona Munson with Harry Davenport and Leona Roberts
CNadineL: Autant en emporte Le Vent:
ClemsonIE: Black history month continues!
Today, we're learning about these engineers:
- Mae Jemison (went to space!)
- Otis Boykin (precision resistor)
- Hattie Scott Peterson (USGS)
- Mark Dean (PC monitor)
- Ayanna Howard (robotics)
GenuinelyJo: Hattie Peterson died April 10, 1993 in Sacramento, CA. She and her husband left an endowment to Howard University to fund scholarships. Today, we honor Hattie Peterson, the first Black woman to receive a degree in civil engineering in the US. 5/5
blackactioncoa: Day 4:
Hattie McDaniel was the first Black American to win an Oscar for her role in the infamous Gone with the Wind. Even as the winner, the realities of Jim Crow laws forced her to sit alone in a dingy corner of the room. She donated her plague to Howard University.
RelevantPower: Happy Black History Month! This black history month, we celebrate Howard University graduate Hattie T. Scott, the first black woman to gain a bachelor's degree in civil engineering.
sme_engineering: Historians believe Hattie Scott Peterson was the first African American woman to gain a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from Howard University in 1946, paving the way for all future female engineers.
laurawanberg: hattie mcdaniel’s has been missing for 60 years..... when is howard university gonna see that again
daveweigel: Yes, the "how do Howard students feel about VP Harris" stories feel fluffy, but aren't they balancing the 100 million deep profiles of Trump voters? Even the Dem primary was shaped by Trump voters - candidates debating how they could win or unite them.
scottwongDC: NEWS: A second Capitol Police Officer has died.
"The United States Capitol Police is deeply saddened by the off-duty death on January 9, 2021, of Officer Howard Liebengood, age 51. He was assigned to the Senate Division, and has been with the Department since April 2005."
Citizen_Smithy: Thanks to this tweet I’ve just been down a 45 min twitter/Wikipedia rabbit hole from: Gorbechev’s still alive? To: pre-Lenin Russian leader Kerensky only died in 1970, he lived in New York but was buried in the same London cemetery as James Hunt, Howard Carter & Hattie Jaques
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murraymaker: In film history, Gone with the Wind premiered December 15, 1939. It stars Vivien Leigh, Clark Gable, Leslie Howard, Hattie McDaniel & Olivia de Havilland. It won 8 Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actress (Leigh), and Best Supporting Actress (McDaniel).
Anglophile813: December 15, 1939: David O. Selznick’s masterpiece “Gone With the Wind” had its premiere in Atlanta, Georgia 81 years ago today. The film won 10 Academy Awards and starred Vivien Leigh, Clark Gable, Olivia de Havilland, Leslie Howard, and Hattie McDaniel.
CategoricallyO: GONE WITH THE WIND set a number of firsts on its way to a then-record 8 wins. Hattie McDaniel became the first black actress to be nominated and win, while writer Sidney Howard, who was killed in a tractor accident prior to the ceremony, became the first posthumous Oscar winner.
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ddale8: Trump is reading a speech at the National Archives Museum criticizing the left's approach to the study of history, complaining of the New York Times' 1619 Project, critical race theory, and "propaganda tracts like those of Howard Zinn."
czopanser: Sykes and a Band by Eric Sykes.
Starring Eric Sykes and Hattie Jacques with Wensley Pithey, Howard Douglas, Brian Rawlinson, Freddie Randall, Dickie Owen, Rita Williams, Felix Bowness & Evelyn Lund
raylehmann: Leslie Howard died in 1943.
Hattie McDaniel died in 1952.
Clark Gable died in 1960.
Vivien Leigh died in 1967.
Big congrats to Olivia de Havilland for making it to 2020!
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tierneysimon: It's amazing to think that Olivia de Havilland is 104 today but all her co-stars in Gone with the Wind died before 1970: Clarke Gable in 1960, Hattie McDaniel in 1952, Vivian Leigh in 1967, Leslie Howard in 1943.
FredTitmus: Olivia de Havilland's character not recognisable as possessing authentic human character traits. Leslie Howard's, vapid to the point of tedium. Hattie McDaniel gets a lot of good lines, and makes the most of them.
7/10. Needs editing.
FaithDanielleee: I still can’t believe Howard allegedly lost Hattie McDaniel’s Oscar LMFAOOOOO like that’s so on brand for them
PronouncedHare: Hattie McDaniels really deserved that Oscar, however. Leslie Howard was distractingly unbelievable. Olivia de Havilland was pretty good.
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so_caly86: The fact that Howard U lost Hattie McDaniel’s Oscar in the 60s after she gave it to them in her will (50s) just doesn’t sit right with me
martalei: Inside the complicated legacy of Hattie McDaniel, the first black Oscar winner
icecube: DID YOU KNOW ON THIS NIGHT:
Ms. Hattie McDaniel was getting big harshment from the L.A.P.D. for moving into an all white WEST ADAMS AREA neighborhood in Los Angeles.
105percent: Also, if we learn our history from statues, may I recommend these historical figures?
Benjamin O Davis
Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson & Christine Darden
Fayard and Howard Nicholas
irelandpez: Clark Gable married the love of his life actress Carol Lombard during filming of GWTW. She died in a tragic plane crash a few years afterwards. He joined WW2, saw a little action and continued of make films. Like Vivien and Hattie and Leslie Howard, he’d die early in his 50s.
FilmScooby: Gone with the Wind (1939) Streaning Vf
GoodbyePodcast: when hattie became ill, she donated her academy award (which was a plaque at the time, unlike the statuettes that are given away today) to howard university, where it was put on display. at some point in the ‘60s and ‘70s, during a time of high protests, it’s said to either 6/
definitelynotlh: If Hattie McDaniel’s Oscar is really in a random box at Howard we are literally never gonna see it again I’m so sorry
KAMikazeseason: Where is Hattie McDaniels’ Oscar that was supposed to be given to Howard?
cinemamoncheri: 'Gone with the Wind' (1939, Dir. Victor Fleming)
Vivien Leigh, Clark Gable, Olivia De Havilland, Leslie Howard, Hattie McDaniel.
PatriciaMazzei: Sheriff Chad Chronister of Hillsborough County, Fla., says he has obtained an arrest warrant for Pastor Rodney Howard-Browne of The River at Tampa Bay Church for holding large services and "intentionally and repeatedly" disregarding orders to avoid large gatherings.
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SenKamalaHarris: The bill provides $30 billion to protect students and help schools, colleges and universities combat the coronavirus. This is $13 million.
$13 million = .04% of $30 billion
Why do you take issue with money going to Howard, Congressman?
PakPelis: Lo que el viento se llevó (1939)
Directores: Victor Fleming, George Cukor, Sam Wood
Reparto: Vivien Leigh, Clark Gable, Olivia de Havilland, Leslie Howard, Hattie McDaniel, Thomas Mitchell, Barbara O'Neil, Butterfly McQueen, Ona Munson, Ann Rutherford, Evelyn Keyes, Mickey Kuhn
mcnees: [Ron Howard narrating]
Everyone thought this was going to happen. That’s why they had a pandemic preparedness team.
classicsman70: 'Gone With The Wind' (1939) Dir. by Victor Fleming, Script by Sidney Howard, novel by Margaret Mitchell. With Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Leslie Howard, Olivia de Haviland,, Hattie McDaniel & many others
The Rise and Fall of Scarlett and Rhett
wwmtnews: Albion detectives said the 50-year-old Detroit man and Howard Embry had known each other for some time, something Hattie Embry, Howard’s sister, had suspected.
BlackSongByrd: The thread about Hattie McDaniels missing Oscar always reminds me that Howard has been losing things for decades!
Howardsport: Top performance from the u14 girls in their Surrey Cup match as they win 7-1! 4 goals for Hattie, 2 for Esmae and 1 for Lani
AsToldByKia: When Hattie does, she only had $10,000 to her name but owed the IRS more than $11,000. So her Oscar was seized and sold to pay off creditors. However, it DID end up at Howard University eventually where it was displayed in a glass class in the drama department. BUT...
AsToldByKia: So when Hattie was battling breast cancer, she had two wishes. The first was to be buried in Hollywood Cemetery and the second was for her Oscar to be donated to Howard University.
AsToldByKia: Hattie’s second wish was for her Oscar to be given to Howard University as they celebrated and held a luncheon for her after her Oscar win. Also, at that time, many places didn’t celebrate nor care to preserve black history and culture.
Lex_Luthor06: Hattie McDaniel donated her Oscar to Howard University. Her win for Gone With the Win...Howard lost her Oscar award...this is funny.
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kishalcephus: I am devastated! My uncle was shot and killed tonight and I’m asking everybody to pray for me and my entire family. This type of pain unbearable. My heart is broken. Call my grandmother’s name (Hattie Howard) out to…
yosoyrorro: Dirigida por Victor Fleming (y George Cukor y Sam Wood), adaptada por Sidney Howard, protagonizada por Vivien Leigh, Clark Gable, Leslie Howard, Olivia de Havilland, Hattie McDaniel, Thomas Mitchell, Oscar Polk y Butterfly McQueen. Dura 3h58.
rachael22795724: The beloved "Gone With the Wind," starring Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Olivia de Havilland, Leslie Howard and Hattie McDaniel, had its world premiere in Atlanta on this date 77 years ago.