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Bette Davis

Born on April 5, 1908 in Lowell, MA
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The daughter of a Massachusetts lawyer, American actress Bette Davis matured with a desire to become an actress upon her graduation from Cushing Academy, but was turned away from Eva LeGallienne's Manhattan Civic Repertory in New York. Read Full Biography
Year Award Category Movie Result
1962 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Actress What Ever Happened To Baby Jane? Nominated
1962 Hollywood Foreign Press Association Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama What Ever Happened To Baby Jane? Nominated
1961 Hollywood Foreign Press Association Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy Pocketful of Miracles Nominated
1952 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Actress The Star Nominated
1951 Cannes Film Festival Best Actress All About Eve Won


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