Best Actor Oscar Winners' Chinese Zodiac Signs


Best Actor Oscar Winners' Chinese Zodiac Signs
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Data : The Chinese zodiac signs and elements of the best actor Oscar winners from The 1st to 89th Academy Awards. The sum of the frequencies of the signs is 90 as there were 2 winners of this award in the 5th Academy Awards (Wallace Beery in The Champ & Fredric March in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde).

Best Actor Oscar Winners and The Five Elements

The 5 Elements and their corresponding frequencies :

Fire - 24
Metal - 23
Wood - 17
Earth - 16
Water - 10
Best Actor Oscar Winners' Elements




Best Actor Oscar Winners and The 12 Chinese Animal Signs

Ox ranks 1st with the most winners. Dog is the animal sign with the least.
Dustin Hoffman, Paul Newman, Anthony Hopkins and Jack Nicholson are Oxen.

Best Actor Oscar Winners' Chinese Zodiac Signs


Best Actor Oscar Winners' Chinese Zodiac Signs




Taking both animal signs and elements into account, Metal Rat leads in the race.
Clark Gable, Sean Penn and Colin Firth are Metal Rats.

Best Actor Oscar Winners' Chinese Zodiac Signs

Best Actor Oscar Winners' Chinese Zodiac Signs


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The 90th Academy Awards ceremony will honor the best actor (actor in a leading role) of 2017 on March 4, 2018. Nominees are:

Timothée Chalamet - Call Me by Your Name
December 27, 1995 (Wood Pig)

Daniel Day-Lewis - Phantom Thread
April 29, 1957 (Fire Rooster)

Daniel Kaluuya - Get Out
February 24, 1989 (Earth Snake)

Gary Oldman - Darkest Hour
March 21, 1958 (Earth Dog)

Denzel Washington - Roman J. Israel, Esq.
December 28, 1954 (Wood Horse)




List of Best Actor Oscar Winners and Their Chinese Zodiac Signs
Best Actor Oscar Winners (1st - 89th Academy Awards)
Year Actor Film Birthdate Sign
1927/28 (1st) Emil Jannings The Last Command The Way of All Flesh July 23, 1884 Monkey (Wood)
1928/29 (2nd) Warner Baxter In Old Arizona March 29, 1889 Ox (Earth)
1929/30 (3rd) George Arliss Disraeli April 10, 1868 Dragon (Earth)
1930/31 (4th) Lionel Barrymore A Free Soul April 28, 1878 Tiger (Earth)
1931/32 (5th) Wallace Beery*
&
Fredric March**
The Champ*
&
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde**
April 1, 1885*
&
August 31, 1897**
Rooster (Wood)*
&
Rooster (Fire)**
1932/33 (6th) Charles Laughton The Private Life of Henry VIII July 1, 1899 Pig (Earth)
1934 (7th) Clark Gable It Happened One Night February 1, 1901 Rat (Metal)
1935 (8th) Victor McLaglen The Informer December 10, 1886 Dog (Fire)
1936 (9th) Paul Muni The Story of Louis Pasteur September 22, 1895 Goat (Wood)
1937 (10th) Spencer Tracy Captains Courageous April 5, 1900 Rat (Metal)
1938 (11th) Spencer Tracy Boys Town April 5, 1900 Rat (Metal)
1939 (12th) Robert Donat Goodbye, Mr. Chips March 18, 1905 Snake (Wood)
1940 (13th) James Stewart The Philadelphia Story May 20, 1908 Monkey (Earth)
1941 (14th) Gary Cooper Sergeant York May 7, 1901 Ox (Metal)
1942 (15th) James Cagney Yankee Doodle Dandy July 17, 1899 Pig (Earth)
1943 (16th) Paul Lukas Watch on the Rhine May 26, 1891 Rabbit (Metal)
1944 (17th) Bing Crosby Going My Way May 3, 1903 Rabbit (Water)
1945 (18th) Ray Milland The Lost Weekend January 3, 1907 Horse (Fire)
1946 (19th) Fredric March The Best Years of Our Lives August 31, 1897 Rooster (Fire)
1947 (20th) Ronald Colman A Double Life February 9, 1891 Rabbit (Metal)
1948 (21st) Laurence Olivier Hamlet May 22, 1907 Goat (Fire)
1949 (22nd) Broderick Crawford All the King's Men December 9, 1911 Pig (Metal)
1950 (23rd) José Ferrer Cyrano de Bergerac January 8, 1912 Pig (Metal)
1951 (24th) Humphrey Bogart The African Queen December 25, 1899 Pig (Earth)
1952 (25th) Gary Cooper High Noon May 7, 1901 Ox (Metal)
1953 (26th) William Holden Stalag 17 April 17, 1918 Horse (Earth)
1954 (27th) Marlon Brando On the Waterfront April 3, 1924 Rat (Wood)
1955 (28th) Ernest Borgnine Marty January 24, 1917 Snake (Fire)
1956 (29th) Yul Brynner The King and I July 11, 1920 Monkey (Metal)
1957 (30th) Alec Guinness The Bridge on the River Kwai April 2, 1914 Tiger (Wood)
1958 (31st) David Niven Separate Tables March 1, 1910 Dog (Metal)
1959 (32nd) Charlton Heston Ben-Hur October 4, 1923 Pig (Water)
1960 (33rd) Burt Lancaster Elmer Gantry November 2, 1913 Ox (Water)
1961 (34th) Maximilian Schell Judgment at Nuremberg December 8, 1930 Horse (Metal)
1962 (35th) Gregory Peck To Kill a Mockingbird April 5, 1916 Dragon (Fire)
1963 (36th) Sidney Poitier Lilies of the Field February 20, 1927 Rabbit (Fire)
1964 (37th) Rex Harrison My Fair Lady March 5, 1908 Monkey (Earth)
1965 (38th) Lee Marvin Cat Ballou February 19, 1924 Rat (Wood)
1966 (39th) Paul Scofield A Man for All Seasons January 21, 1922 Rooster (Metal)
1967 (40th) Rod Steiger In the Heat of the Night April 14, 1925 Ox (Wood)
1968 (41st) Cliff Robertson Charly September 9, 1923 Pig (Water)
1969 (42nd) John Wayne True Grit May 26, 1907 Goat (Fire)
1970 (43rd) George C. Scott Patton October 18, 1927 Rabbit (Fire)
1971 (44th) Gene Hackman The French Connection January 30, 1930 Horse (Metal)
1972 (45th) Marlon Brando The Godfather April 3, 1924 Rat (Wood)
1973 (46th) Jack Lemmon Save the Tiger February 8, 1925 Ox (Wood)
1974 (47th) Art Carney Harry and Tonto November 4, 1918 Horse (Earth)
1975 (48th) Jack Nicholson One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest April 22, 1937 Ox (Fire)
1976 (49th) Peter Finch Network September 28, 1916 Dragon (Fire)
1977 (50th) Richard Dreyfuss The Goodbye Girl October 29, 1947 Pig (Fire)
1978 (51st) Jon Voight Coming Home December 29, 1938 Tiger (Earth)
1979 (52nd) Dustin Hoffman Kramer vs. Kramer August 8, 1937 Ox (Fire)
1980 (53rd) Robert De Niro Raging Bull August 17, 1943 Goat (Water)
1981 (54th) Henry Fonda On Golden Pond May 16, 1905 Snake (Wood)
1982 (55th) Ben Kingsley Gandhi December 31, 1943 Goat (Water)
1983 (56th) Robert Duvall Tender Mercies January 5, 1931 Horse (Metal)
1984 (57th) F. Murray Abraham Amadeus October 24, 1939 Rabbit (Earth)
1985 (58th) William Hurt Kiss of the Spider Woman March 20, 1950 Tiger (Metal)
1986 (59th) Paul Newman The Color of Money January 26, 1925 Ox (Wood)
1987 (60th) Michael Douglas Wall Street September 25, 1944 Monkey (Wood)
1988 (61st) Dustin Hoffman Rain Man August 8, 1937 Ox (Fire)
1989 (62nd) Daniel Day-Lewis My Left Foot April 29, 1957 Rooster (Fire)
1990 (63rd) Jeremy Irons Reversal of Fortune September 19, 1948 Rat (Earth)
1991 (64th) Anthony Hopkins The Silence of the Lambs December 31, 1937 Ox (Fire)
1992 (65th) Al Pacino Scent of a Woman April 25, 1940 Dragon (Metal)
1993 (66th) Tom Hanks Philadelphia July 9, 1956 Monkey (Fire)
1994 (67th) Tom Hanks Forrest Gump July 9, 1956 Monkey (Fire)
1995 (68th) Nicolas Cage Leaving Las Vegas January 7, 1964 Rabbit (Water)
1996 (69th) Geoffrey Rush Shine July 6, 1951 Rabbit (Metal)
1997 (70th) Jack Nicholson As Good as It Gets April 22, 1937 Ox (Fire)
1998 (71st) Roberto Benigni Life Is Beautiful October 27, 1952 Dragon (Water)
1999 (72nd) Kevin Spacey American Beauty July 26, 1959 Pig (Earth)
2000 (73rd) Russell Crowe Gladiator April 7, 1964 Dragon (Wood)
2001 (74th) Denzel Washington Training Day December 28, 1954 Horse (Wood)
2002 (75th) Adrien Brody The Pianist April 14, 1973 Ox (Water)
2003 (76th) Sean Penn Mystic River August 17, 1960 Rat (Metal)
2004 (77th) Jamie Foxx Ray December 13, 1967 Goat (Fire)
2005 (78th) Philip Seymour Hoffman Capote July 23, 1967 Goat (Fire)
2006 (79th) Forest Whitaker The Last King of Scotland July 15, 1961 Ox (Metal)
2007 (80th) Daniel Day-Lewis There Will Be Blood April 29, 1957 Rooster (Fire)
2008 (81st) Sean Penn Milk August 17, 1960 Rat (Metal)
2009 (82nd) Jeff Bridges Crazy Heart December 4, 1949 Ox (Earth)
2010 (83rd) Colin Firth The King's Speech September 10, 1960 Rat (Metal)
2011 (84th) Jean Dujardin The Artist June 19 1972 Rat (Water)
2012 (85th) Daniel Day-Lewis Lincoln April 29, 1957 Rooster (Fire)
2013 (86th) Matthew McConaughey Dallas Buyers Club November 4, 1969 Rooster (Earth)
2014 (87th) Eddie Redmayne The Theory of Everything January 6, 1982 Rooster (Metal)
2015 (88th) Leonardo DiCaprio The Revenant November 11, 1974 Tiger (Wood)
2016 (89th) Casey Affleck Manchester by the Sea August 12, 1975 Rabbit (Wood)



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