Halle Berry had an emotional win for best actress for Monster's Ball at the 2002 Academy Awards. She's the first black woman to win an Oscar in the category.

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Florida-Snow Florida-Snow 3 years
*Half-black, but whatever...
4 years
Right...that's why they said 'in the category.' Read a little before you comment negatively...
4 years
Halle Berry is not the first black woman to win an Oscar Hattie McDaniel is the first black woman to win an Oscar 1939 Halle Berry was the first black woman to win the Best Actress award 2001

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