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Spencer Tracy won two consecutive Best Actor Academy Awards more than 50 years before Hanks.

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Q: Who was the first to win consecutive Academy Awards for Best Actor - Tom Hanks or Spencer Tracy?
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Did Hoosiers win any Academy Awards?

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Who won the Academy Awards in 1995?

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What happens when a winner is not present at the Academy Awards ceremony?

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Who were the only two men to ever win back to back Academy Awards for best actor?

Spencer Tracy won back-to-back Best Actor awards for 1937 ("Captains Courageous") and 1938 ("Boys Town"). Tom Hanks duplicated the feat with consecutive Best Actor wins for 1993 ("Philadelphia") and 1994 ("Forrest Gump").

List of Best Actor Academy Awards?

For the Academy Awards for Best Actor, see the link below.

Who won Academy Awards for 'Philadelphia' and 'Forrest Gump'?

Tom Hanks. He has been nominated for 5 Academy Awards (Oscars) for Big, Philadelphia, Forrest Gump, Saving Private Ryan and Castaway, winning two consecutive Oscars for Philadelphia and Forrest Gump.

How is the best actor chosen at Academy Awards?

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Who got most number of best actor awards?

The most best actor awards won by a single actor at the Academy awards are 2, the following actors have achieved this: Spencer Tracy Fredric March Gary Cooper Marlon Brando Dustin Hoffman Tom Hanks Jack Nicholson Daniel Day-Lewis Sean Penn

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What Mexican actor won 2 Academy Awards for best supporting actor?

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Who was the best dressed actor at the 83rd annual Academy Awards?

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