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.

Denzel Washington -- 1989, 2001
Actor Denzel Washington, seen at the Academy Awards 2013, won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor for "Glory" in 1989 and received his second Academy Award, this time for Best Actor, for his role in 2001's "Training Day." Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI | License Photo
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