15 Black Actors & Actresses Who've Won Golden Globes (PHOTOS)
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1. Sidney Poitier became the first American American to win a Golden Globe. He won Best Actor for his role in "Lillies Of The Field."
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2. Denzel Washington took home the Golden Globe for Best Actor for his role in "The Hurricane" and for Best Supporting Actor for his part in "Glory."
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3. Whoopi Goldberg took home an award twice! One for Best Supporting Actress for her role in "Ghost," and another for Best Actress for her iconic role in "The Color Purple."
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4. Diana Ross won the Golden Globe for Most Promising Newcomer in 1973.
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5. Eddie Murphy took home the award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Jimmy Early in "Dreamgirls."
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6. Comedienne Mo'Nique won Best Supporting Actress for her role in "Precious."
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7. Stevie Wonder took home the award for Best Original Song for his ballad "I Just Called To Say I Love You."
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8. James Earl Jones won the award for Most Promising Male Newcomer back in 1971.
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9. Lou Gosset Jr. won Best Supporting Actor in the film "An Officer & A Gentleman."
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