Oscar's Legendary Leading Ladies
When she won, Susan says her son was watching at home. "I put my hand to my head, he thought I was going to faint," she says. "So he was very happy I just didn't fall down."
Sissy says she was overwhelmed when she took the stage—until she saw Loretta Lynn and her husband. "I swear I looked out and I saw a cowboy hat. And they said they looked at the tape and there was no cowboy hat," she says. "Loretta punched him and made him take it off."