Hattie McDaniel (June 1895 – October was an American actress. McDaniel was the first African-American to win an Academy Award. She won the award for Best Supporting Actress for her role of Mammy in Gone with the Wind
fionagoddess: “Viola Davis, winner of the Best Supporting Actress award for ‘Fences’ poses in the press room during the Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center on February 2017 in Hollywood, California. ” So-Dayi means ‘clear.