1940 - Vivien Leigh shows her Oscar for Best Actress in Gone with the Wind. The Academy Awards was held on February 1940 at The Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles. Gone with the Wind received the most nominations with thirteen, winning ten of them.
Vivien Leigh as Scarlett O'Hara Kennedy after she was attacked in the woods near Shantytown in 'Gone With The Wind'. She has been told to go over to Melanie's while her husband attended "a political meeting" with Dr. Meade and Ashley Wilkes.