By Rose Walano
Mar 24, 2012 @ 2:00 pm

Today marks the 10th anniversary of Halle Berry's Oscar win for her role in Monster's Ball! The newly-engaged actress was the first African American woman to win the Academy Award for Best Actress, and the burgundy embroidered  Elie Saab ballgown she wore to accept her statuette remains one of the most memorable Oscars dresses of all time.  Click through the gallery to see more of the most breathtaking looks in Academy Awards history.

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