The 29 black artists who have won Oscars (29 images)

Filmmaker Spike Lee and actress Jada Pinkett Smith have vowed to boycott this year's Academy Awards after black actors and filmmakers were snubbed in nominations. In the Oscars' 88-year history, 29 black artists have won.

Lupita Nyong'o -- 2013
Lupita Nyong'o won Best Supporting Actress for "12 Years A Slave" during the 86th Academy Awards at the Hollywood & Highland Center on March 2, 2014 in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles. Photo by Phil McCarten/UPI | License Photo
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