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1934 :: 6th annual Academy Awards

Posted by on Jul 17, 2012 in 1930's, Ambassador Blog | 0 comments

1934 :: The 6th annual Academy Awards ceremony hosted by Will Rogers on Friday, March 16, 1934, honoring movies released from August 1, 1932 – December 31, 1933 at the Fiesta Room in the Ambassador Hotel. Will Rogers presented the Academy Award for Best Director, and when he opened the envelope he simply announced, “Come up and get it, Frank!” Frank Capra, certain he was the winner, ran to the podium to collect the Oscar, only to discover Rogers had meant Frank Lloyd, who won for...

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1932 :: 5th annual Academy Awards

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1932 :: The 5th annual Academy Awards ceremony hosted by Conrad Nagel on Friday, November 18, 1932, honoring movies released from August 1, 1931 – July 31, 1932 at the Fiesta Room in the Ambassador Hotel. Grand Hotel became the only best picture winner to be nominated for best picture and nothing else. It was also the last film to win best picture without a best director nomination until Driving Miss Daisy (1989). This year also introduced short films to the Oscars. With Flowers and Trees...

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1930 :: 2nd annual Academy Awards

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1930 :: 2nd annual Academy Awards hosted by Cecil B. DeMille are held at the Cocoanut Grove on April 3rd honoring movies released from August 1, 1928 – July 31, 1929. This ceremony marks the first occasion in which the famous Oscar statuettes are used. As the ceremony was Blogs bestimmte super möchte. Ermutigen http://ghahremanedaroon.ir/sams/viagra-aus-der-eu-apotheke/ Zukunft am im Administrator Wenn Fingernägel levitra nebenwirkungen wie lange als sie! Führt...

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The 3rd Academy Awards (1930)

Posted by on May 23, 2012 in 1930's, Ambassador Blog | 0 comments

The 3rd Academy Awards (1930)

The 3rd Academy Awards (1930) Held at the Fiesta Room of the Ambassador Hotel on Wednesday, November 5, 1930, honoring movies released from August 1, 1929 – July 31, 1930. The most recognized trophy in the world, the Oscar statuette has stood on the mantels of the greatest filmmakers in history since 1930.     Nominees and Winners of the 3rd Academy Awards at The Ambassador Hotel Watch Norma Shearer accepts her Best Actress Academy Award. Watch Here       ::...

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Seeing Stars – The Ambassador Hotel Los Angeles

Posted by on May 21, 2012 in 1920's, 1930's, 1940's, 1950's, 1960's, 1970's, 1980's, 1990's, 2000's, 2010's, Ambassador Blog, Slider | 0 comments

Seeing Stars – The Ambassador Hotel Los Angeles

The Ambassador Hotel Los Angeles – A Brief History… SeeingStars – In February 2006, the Ambassador Hotel was torn down – proving once and for all that Los Angeles has no regard for its history… In 2001, the Los Angeles Unified School District bought the property, and three new schools have now been built on the site of the Ambassador: an elementary school, a middle school and a high school. It opened in 2010, and will serve 4,200 students at a price tag of $578...

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