An Awards Show of Firsts: Records Set at the 89th Oscars

The 89th Academy Awards were full of memorable moments, from the first Muslim to win an Oscar for acting, to the dramatic, flubbed announcement for "Best Picture" when the awards show kept viewers and fans on the edge of their seats. Take a look.

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HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26: 'La La Land' producer Jordan Horowitz (L) holds up the winner card reading actual Best Picture winner 'Moonlight' after a presentation error with actor Warren Beatty and host Jimmy Kimmel onstage during the 89th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
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Actor Mahershala Ali wins "Best Supporting Actor" for his role in "Moonlight." He is the first Muslim actor to win an Oscar.
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'Moonlight' is the story of a young black man struggling to find his place in the world while growing up in a dysfunctional home in a rough neighborhood of Miami during the "War on Drugs" era. Mahershala Ali plays Juan, a Cuban crack dealer who looks out for the main character, Little, after he sees the child being bullied by other kids.
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Viola Davis won "Best Supporting Actress" for "Fences." Davis is the first African American actor to win an Oscar, an Emmy and a Tony for acting.
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EMPTY_CAPTION"Fences" is the story of a working-class African-American father (Denzel Washington) who tries to raise his family in the 1950s, while coming to terms with the events of his life. Viola Davis plays wife Rose Maxson.
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Jordan Horowitz, producer of "La La Land," shows the envelope revealing "Moonlight" as the true winner of best picture at the Oscars on Sunday. Presenter Warren Beatty looks on from right. It was the first time the wrong film was announced at the Academy Awards, and for the biggest moment of the night, nevertheless.
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Writer/director Kenneth Lonergan accepts "Best Original Screenplay" for "Manchester by the Sea." This was the first Oscar for Amazon Studios, a division of Amazon.
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EMPTY_CAPTION"Manchester by the Sea" is a tragic drama that follows the story of Lee Chandler (Casey Affleck), a man who becomes the guardian of his nephew after the death of his brother. Chandler is forced to return to his home, Manchester-by-the-Sea, and must reconcile a past he tried to leave behind. The film was awarded "Best Original Screenplay" and "Best Actor."
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Producer Caroline Waterlow and director Ezra Edelman accept "Best Documentary Feature" for "O.J.: Made in America" on stage during the 89th Annual Academy Awards in Hollywood, California. This award marks the first of its kind for ESPN.
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Director Orlando von Einsiedel and producer Joanna Natasegara, left, won "Best Documentary Short" for " The White Helmets." They pose with presenters David Oyelowo and Salma Hayek, right, in the press room. "The White Helmets" marks the first Oscar for streaming service Netflix.
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It took less than 15 minutes for host Jimmy Kimmel's on-air tweet at President Donald Trump to reach a record level of retweets for the comedian. "Hey @realDonaldTrump u up?" now has more than 240,000 retweets.
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