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.

Herbie Hancock -- 1986
Jazz musician Herbie Hancock, seen in March 2006, won the Oscar for Best Original Score for the films "Round Midnight." Photo by Ezio Petersen/UPI | License Photo
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