Did You Know?
, who had missed the previous year's ceremony because he was undergoing heart valve replacement surgery, accepted an invitation from his friend Bob Hope
to show up for this one and present the Best Picture Oscar. It would be his final public appearance, as he died from stomach cancer two months later. See more
As you all know by now, this is the 51st annual Academy Awards. Two hours of sparkling entertainment, spread out over a four-hour show.
Ready to Take a Chance Again
Music by Charles Fox
Lyrics by Norman Gimbel
Performed by Barry Manilow See more