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.

Isaac Hayes -- 1971
Composer Isaac Hayes, seen on April 3, 2005, won the Oscar in 1971 for the song "Theme from Shaft" from the movie "Shaft." Photo by Ezio Petersen/UPI | License Photo
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