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When are the Oscars?

The Academy Award (Oscar) show is broadcast live in February or  March of each year.   The 80th Annual Academy Awards or as they are better known, the  Oscars, took plac (MORE)
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Who is the Oscar behind 'the Oscars'?

The Academy Awards are popularly known as the Oscar due to an interesting incident that occurred in the Academy's Beverly Hill hdqrs. An employee of the Academy on seeing the (MORE)
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What is an Oscar made out of?

For many years, Oscars were created from Britannia metal by R.S.Owens & Company of Chicago. The statuettes were then coatedwith copper, nickel, silver and 24-karat gold, and p (MORE)
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Why do they have Oscars?

The Academy of Motion Pic Arts & Science (A.M.P.A.S.) was an organization setup in 1927 by a few H'wood heavyweights led by Louis B.Mayer,with the sole intention of raising th (MORE)
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When do you get an Oscar?

After doing good work on an excellent film, you will be eligible for an Oscar after your film has premiered in Los Angeles County. Then, you're producer or your studio will su (MORE)
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What is filet Oscar?

Filet Oscar is a Filet Mignon with Crab meat, served with Asparagus and Sauce Bearnaise. The dish is allegedly named after Oscar Tschirky of Waldorf Astoria.

What are the Oscars?

The Oscars, also known as the Academy Awards, are an annual awards ceremony. Awards are given out for cinematic excellence. The awards ceremony is held by the Academy of Motio (MORE)

Who was Oscar Romero and what did he do?

Oscar Romero was the Archbishop of San Salvador. One of his friends had died protesting against injustice so he decided he wanted to do something about it so he protested too. (MORE)
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Who was the only Oscar to win an Oscar?

Songwriter Oscar Hammerstein II won Academy Awards for Best  Original Song for "The Last Time I Saw Paris" from "Lady Be Good"  (1941) with composer Jerome Kern, and "It Mig (MORE)