1. Besides Jane Campion, Lina Wertmuller is the only other woman to be nominated for directing.
2. Henry Fonda waited the longest time between his first nomination and the first time he won.
3. Oscar Hammerstein II is the only person actually named Oscar to win an Academy Award.
4. Bob Hope has hosted the Oscars telecast the most times.
5. It Happened One Night, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and Silence of the Lambs are the only three
films in the past 73 years that have won all five of the major awards.
6. Walt Disney has won the most Oscars.
7. John Huston directed both his father and daughter to an Oscar.
8. The most films nominated for best picture in one year is 8.
9. Robert Redford has never won an Oscar in a leading role.
10. Cabaret has the most wins (8) but did not win Best Picture.