In the 1970s, anything went as far as fashion. Actresses began wearing more relaxed dresses to the Oscars and some even wore suits!
Barbra Streisand at the 1970 Academy Awards is seen here with John Wayne. Her pink medallion dress and matching pillbox hat are a stunning combo, designed by Arnold Scaasi.
Honorable mention goes to Diana Ross for her stunning outfit at the 1973 Oscars, despite the fact that she’s wearing a suit and not a dress!
Lily Tomlin looks extraordinary in her fur and tiara at the 1976 Oscars.
Jane Fonda looks over the moon with her Oscar and her sequin dress at the 1979 Awards.