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The Oscars is always a time for the women, and even men of Hollywood to step out in their fanciest designer duds. Its a chance for them to steal the show and grab some attention, just in case they don’t receive that much coveted award.

Over the years there have been many memorable dresses, some for their exquisite beauty, and some for their complete outrageousness. We have seen many hits and misses for sure. This year’s additions will happen this week when the 2019 Academy Awards air on Sunday, Feb. 24th.

But for today, E News takes a look back at the most gorgeous and memorable of them all. Take a look at these winner dresses from the past and then compare to them to the outfits that the stars are wearing this week at the big show.  To see all the beautiful gowns go HERE: 

Rich Fields is a veteran radio broadcaster who is best known for having been the Announcer on the Price is Right. He is also an Emmy Award winning Meteorologist .