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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1975 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
The Towering Inferno (1974)
1950 Won
Honorary Award
For his unique artistry and his contributions to the technique of musical pictures.

Golden Globes, USA

1975 Won
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture
The Towering Inferno (1974)
1969 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actor - Musical/Comedy
Finian's Rainbow (1968)
1962 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actor - Musical/Comedy
The Pleasure of His Company (1961)
1961 Won
Cecil B. DeMille Award
1960 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actor
On the Beach (1959)
1951 Won
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actor - Musical/Comedy
Three Little Words (1950)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1978 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama or Comedy Special
A Family Upside Down (1978)
1968 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Musical or Variety Program
The Fred Astaire Show (1968)
Shared with:
1961 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Musical Program or Series
Astaire Time (1960)
1960 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Musical Program or Series
Another Evening with Fred Astaire (1959)
1959 Won
Primetime Emmy
Best Single Performance by an Actor
An Evening with Fred Astaire (1958)

BAFTA Awards

1976 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
The Towering Inferno (1974)

American Film Institute, USA

1981 Won
Life Achievement Award

Berlin International Film Festival

1970 Won
UNICRIT Special Award
For his achievements in the development of the musical and dancing film genre.

David di Donatello Awards

1975 Won
Career David

Film Society of Lincoln Center

1973 Won
Gala Tribute

Golden Apple Awards

1968 Won
Golden Apple
Male Star of the Year
1941 Won
Sour Apple
Shared with:

Laurel Awards

1958 Nominated
Golden Laurel
Top Male Musical Performance
Funny Face (1957)
4th place.

Walk of Fame

1960 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 8 February 1960. At 6756 Hollywood Blvd.

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