Ceremonies 1940's

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  • Red Skelton's imprint ceremony, June 18, 1942.[1] From left: Sid Grauman, Red Skelton, Edna Skelton. Skelton also imprinted the shoes of his "Junior" character.Linda Darnell (March 18, 1940)
  • Rosa Grauman and George Raft (March 25, 1940)
  • John Barrymore (September 5, 1940)
  • Jack Benny (January 13, 1941)
  • Carmen Miranda (March 24, 1941)
  • Barbara Stanwyck and Robert Taylor (June 11, 1941)
  • Rudy Vallee (July 21, 1941)
  • Cecil B. DeMille (August 7, 1941)
  • The Family of Judge James K. Hardy (August 15, 1941)
  • Abbott and Costello (December 8, 1941)
  • Edward Arnold (January 6, 1942)
  • Joan Fontaine (May 26, 1942)
  • Red Skelton (June 18, 1942)
  • Greer Garson (July 23, 1942)
  • Henry Fonda, Rita Hayworth, Charles Boyer, Edward G. Robinson, and Charles Laughton (July 24, 1942)
  • Bob Hope and Dorothy Lamour (February 5, 1943)
  • Betty Grable (February 15, 1943)
  • Monty Woolley (May 28, 1943)
  • Gary Cooper (August 13, 1943)
  • Esther Williams and Private Joe Brian (August 1, 1944)
  • Gene Tierney (January 24, 1945)
  • Jack Oakie (February 21, 1945)
  • Jimmy Durante (October 31, 1945)
  • Sid Grauman (January 24, 1946)
  • Irene Dunne and Rex Harrison (July 8, 1946)
  • Margaret O'Brien (August 15, 1946)
  • Humphrey Bogart (August 21, 1946)
  • Louella Parsons (September 30, 1946)
  • Ray Milland (April 17, 1947)
  • Lauritz Melchior (November 17, 1947)
  • James Stewart (February 13, 1948)
  • Van Johnson (March 25, 1948)
  • George Jessel (March 1, 1949)
  • Roy Rogers and Trigger (April 21, 1949)
  • Richard Widmark and Charles Nelson (April 24, 1949)
  • Jeanne Crain (October 17, 1949)
  • Jean Hersholt (October 20, 1949)
  • Anne Baxter and Gregory Peck (December 15, 1949)
  • Gene Autry and Champion (December 23, 1949)