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Celebrity Emotional Outpourings

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Halle BerryAs the first black woman to win an Oscar for Best Leading Actress, it's only natural that Halle got choked up in her 2002 acceptance speech. "This moment is so much bigger than me," she said between breathy sobs. "This moment is for Dorothy Dandridge, Lena Horne, Diahann Carroll. It's for the women that stand beside me, Jada Pinkett, Angela Bassett, Vivica Fox. And it's for every nameless, faceless woman of color that now has a chance because this door tonight has been opened. Thank you. I'm so honored. I'm so honored. And I thank the Academy for choosing me to be the vessel for which his blessing might flow."BING:Watch Halle's teary speechKEVORK DJANSEZIAN/AP
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