Oscar Actors: Best Actress–Age at Winning

Research in Progress (May 7, 2021)

Best Actress Winners: 77 (in chronological order)

Janet Gaynor

Mary Pickford

Norma Shearer

Marie Dressler

Helen Hayes

Katharine Hepburn

Claudette Colbert

Bette Davis

Luise Rainer

Luise Rainer

Bette Davis

Vivien Leigh

Ginger Rogers

Joan Fontaine

Greer Garson

Jennifer Jones

Ingrid Bergman

Joan Crawford

Olivia De Havilland

Loretta Young

Jane Wyman

Olivia De Havilland

Judy Holliday

Vivien Leigh

Shirley Booth

Audrey Hepburn

Grace Kelly

Anna Magnani

Joanne Woodward

Susan Hayward

Simone Signoret

Elizabeth Taylor

Sophia Loren

Anne Bancroft

Patricia Neal

Julie Andrews

Julie Christie

Elizabeth Taylor

Barbra Streisand

Maggie Smith

Glenda Jackson

Jane Fonda

Liza Minnelli

Glenda Jackson

Ellen Burstyn

Louise Fletcher

Faye Dunaway

Diane Keaton

Jane Fonda

Sally Field

Sissy Spacek

Meryl Streep

Shirley MacLaine

Sally Field

Geraldine Page

Mary Matlin

Cher

Jodie Foster

Jessica Tandy

Kathy Bates

Jodie Foster

Emma Thompson

Holly Hunter

Jessica Lange

Susan Sarandon

Frances McDormand

Helen Hunt

Gwyneth Paltrow

Hilary Swank

Julia Roberts

Hallie Berry

Nicole Kidman

Charlize Theron

Hilary Swank

Reese Witherspoon

Helen Mirren

Marion Cottillard

Kate Winslet

Sandra Bullock

Natalie Portman

Meryl Streep

Jennifer Lawrence

Cate Blanchette

Julianne Moore

Brie Larson

Emma Stone

Frances McDormand

Olivia Colman

Renee Zellweger

Frances McDormand

 

Best Actress Winners: 77 (in alphabetical order)

Andrews, Julie

Bancroft, Anne

Bates, Kathy

Bergman, Ingrid

Berry, Hallie

Blanchette, Cate

Booth, Shirley

Bullock, Sandra

Burstyn, Ellen

Cher

Christie, Julie

Colbert, Claudette

Colman, Olivia

Cottillard, Marion

Crawford, Joan

Davis, Bette

De Havilland, Olivia

Dressler, Marie

Dunnaway, Faye

Field, Sally

Fletcher, Louise

Fonda, Jane

Fontaine, Joan

Foster, Jodie

Garson, Greer

Gaynor, Janet

Hayes, Helen

Hayward, Susan

Hepburn, Audrey

Hepburn, Katharine

Holliday, Judy

Hunt, Helen

Hunter, Holly

Jackson, Glenda

Jones, Jennifer

Keaton, Diane

Kelly, Grace

Kidman, Nicole

Lange, Jessica

Larson, Brie

Lawrence, Jennifer

Leigh, Vivien

Loren, Sophia

MacLaine, Shirley

Magnani, Anna

Matlin, Marlee

McDormand Frances

Minnelli, Liza

Mirren, Helen

Moore, Julianne

Neal, Patricia

Page, Geraldine

Paltrow, Gwyneth

Pickford, Mary

Portman, Natalie

Rainer, Luise

Roberts, Julia

Rogers, Ginger

Sarandon, Susan

Shearer, Norma

Signoret, Simone

Smith, Maggie

Spacek, Sissy

Stone, Emma

Streep, Meryl

Streisand, Barbra

Swank, Hilary

Tandy, Jessica

Taylor, Elizabeth

Theron, Charlize

Thompson, Emma

Winslet, Kate

Witherspoon, Reese

Woodward, Joanne

Wyman, Jane

Young, Loretta

Zellweger, Rene