1931: Marie Dressler

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OH, MARIE: On her way to becoming a top box-office draw, comic veteran Marie Dressler (shown with Lionel Barrymore) played one from the heart, delivering a moving performance and snagging the best actress Oscar as a waterfront innkeeper in "Min and Bill" (1930). AP
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