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Sissy Spacek

(1949-) , b. Quitman, TX, of Czech ancestry; her grandfather was a native of Moravia - An Academy Award winning American actress and singer. She won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role as country star Loretta Lynn in the 1980 film Coal Miner's Daughter. She also received Oscar nominations for her roles in Missing, The River, Crimes of the Heart and In the Bedroom.