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Charlie Chaplin

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Academy Awards:
  1928 THE CIRCUS Best Actor Nomination (although the Academy decided to remove his name from the competition and give him a special award instead)
winner 1928 THE CIRCUS Honorary Oscar for "versatility and genius in acting, writing, directing and producing The Circus."
  1940 THE GREAT DICTATOR Best Actor Nomination
  1940 THE GREAT DICTATOR Best Picture Nomination
  1940 THE GREAT DICTATOR Best Writing Nomination (Screenplay)
  1947 MONSIEUR VERDOUX Best Writing Nomination (Original Screenplay)
winner 1971   Honorary Oscar for "the incalculable effect he has had in making motion pictures the art form of this
winner 1952 LIMELIGHT Best Music Oscar (Original Dramatic Score)
(shared with Raymond Rasch and Larry Russell)
 *Though first released in 1952, LIMELIGHT did not become eligible for the Academy Awards until it was released in Los Angeles, California in 1972, and thus, earned its Oscar in that year's competition.

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