Top 10 Youngest Academy Award winners


It is also known as “Oscar”; on the other hand it is an annual American award ceremony. It was first televised in 1953 and now it is being seen more than 200 countries. Last academy award (86th Academy awards) was held at Dolby Theater in Los Angeles on March 2, 2014. Now I’m depicting about that kind of talent people who got this award at their unbelievable age. Some young, adolescent, and  child have been included in there.

 

10. Cuba Gooding, Jr:  He is an American film actor who born on January 2, 1968. He got Academy award for “Boyz n the hood”. At that time his age was 28.

 

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9. Jennifer Jones: Jennifer Jones was an Oscar winner actress at the golden time of Hollywood. She born on March 2, 1919 and got her first Oscar in 1943 at the age of 25 for the song of Bernadette. She performed more than 20 films of her 30 years career. She founded Jennifer Jones Simon Foundation for mental health and education after doing  suicide    of her daughter .  Jennifer Jones died on December 17, 2009.

 

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8. Joan Fontaine: She was a British-American actress and born on 22 October, 1917.  Her full name Is Joan de Beauvoir de Havilland and known professionally Joan Fontaine. She got Academic award in 1941 when her age was only 24. She died on 15 December, 2013.

 

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7. Anne Baxter: Anne Baxter was an American actress and born on 7 may, 1923. She won academy award and as well as Golden Globe award for best acting in the “Razor’s edge” in 1946 at the age of 24. She died on December 12, 1985.

 

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6. Jennifer Lawrence: Jennifer Lawrence is the second youngest American actress who won academy award.  She born on 15 august 1990 and won her award at the age of 23 for her performance in Silver Lining Playbook in 2012.

 

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5)Marlee Matlin: This American actress born in 1965 and won her academy award as a deaf performer in a leading  Role . This movie was “Children of a Lesser God” and she attained it at her youngest 21 age. This acquisition made her youngest American   Oscar winner actress .

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4) Timothy Hutton:  He was American actor and director, who won his award at the age of 20 for his movie “Ordinary people”. He got it in 1980 as the best supporting actor. He is the youngest male actor of the world who got Oscar.

 

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3)Patty Duke: Patty Duke won her award at the age of 16 . She born 1946 and got her award in 1962 for best supporting actress. She attained it for “The Miracle worker” where her role was “Helen Keller”. She also got Golden Globe award for this movie.

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2. Anna Paquin:  Anna Paguin was Canadian born New Zealand actress and born in 1982 . She is known second youngest Oscar winner in history. She attained it at the age of her 11. She won it as a supporting actress and this movie was “The Piano “.

 

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1) Tatum O’Neal: She is the first youngest academy award winner till now and she won it at only her 10 years age!  She attained it in 1973 for the movie of “Paper Moon”.

 

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