LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The Oscars, the highest honors in the movie business, celebrate their 90th anniversary on Sunday.
Since 1929, the glamorous event has captured the imaginations of film fans around the world. The 90th Academy Awards, given out by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, will be held in Hollywood.
Following are some highlights of the last 90 years.
1929 – The first Oscars ceremony is held on May 16, 1929, at the Roosevelt Hotel in Hollywood and hosted by actor Douglas Fairbanks Sr. It is the only time a film from the silent era won best picture, with the award going to World War One…
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