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by Stephen BrownFebruary 25, 2013

FILE–Hattie McDaniel, left, is presented with her 1940 Oscar for her role as Mammy in ‘Gone With the Wind,’ by actress Fay Bainter in a file photo, date unknown. On Tuesday, Oct. 26, 1999, the 47th anniversary of her death, McDaniel will be memorialized at Hollywood Forever, formerly called Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, in Los Angeles. McDaniel’s final wish to be buried at the cemetery was not honored because when she died in 1952, the cemetery did not accept blacks. (AP Photo/File) Original Filename: MCDANIEL MEMORIALIZED.jpg ORG XMIT: LA2

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Stephen Brown
Stephen Brown @SteveBTech is a Technology Entrepreneur, & Int'l CES Judge. Along with being the founder of DigiLyfe, and, he is the founder of, & an organization that teaches K-12 Students Science & Technology.

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