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.

Mo'Nique -- 2009
Mo'Nique won the Best Supporting Actress Oscar for "Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire" at the 82nd annual Academy Awards in Hollywood on March 7, 2010. Photo by Phil McCarten/UPI | License Photo
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