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For each category, can you name the most frequent Oscar nominee per decade (minimum three nominations)?

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Best Actress
2010s: 4 noms. Most recent: The Post 
2000s (tie): 3 - Notes on a Scandal 
2000s (tie): 3 - Julie & Julia 
2000s (tie): 3 - The Reader* 
1990s (tie): 4 - Dead Man Walking* 
1990s (tie): 4 - Music of the Heart 
1980s: 6 - A Cry in the Dark 
1970s (tie): 4 - The China Syndrome 
1970s (tie): 4 - Hedda 
1960s: 3 - The Lion in Winter* 
1950s (tie): 4 - Suddenly, Last Summer 
1950s (tie): 4 - Separate Tables 
1940s: 5 - The Valley of Decision 
1920s/30s: 6 - Marie Antoinette 
Best Actor
2010s (tie): 3 - A Star Is Born 
2010s (tie): 3 - Roman J. Israel, Esq. 
2000s (tie): 3 - Sweeney Todd 
2000s (tie): 3 - Milk* 
1990s (tie): 3 - Saving Private Ryan 
1990s (tie): 3 - Nixon 
1980s (tie): 3 - Broadcast News 
1980s (tie): 3 - The Color of Money* 
1970s (tie): 4 - One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest* 
1970s (tie): 4 - ...and justice for all. 
1960s (tie): 4 - Anne of the Thousand Days 
1960s (tie): 4 - Goodbye, Mr. Chips 
1950s: 4 - Sayonara 
1940s: 4 - Twelve O'Clock High 
1920s/30s: 5 - The Life of Emile Zola 
Supporting Actress
2010s (tie): 3 - Vice 
2010s (tie): 3 - The Shape of Water 
2000s: 3 - I'm Not There 
1990s: n/a 
1980s: 3 - The Natural 
1970s: 3 - Voyage of the Damned 
1960s: n/a 
1950s: 5 - Pillow Talk 
1940s: 4 - Pinky 
1920s/30s: n/a 
Supporting Actor
2010s: 3 - Spotlight 
2000s: n/a 
1990s: n/a 
1980s: n/a 
1970s: n/a 
1960s: n/a 
1950s: 3 - Peyton Place 
1940s (tie): 3 - Johnny Belinda 
1940s (tie): 3 - The Green Years 
1940s (tie): 3 - Mr. Skeffington 
1920s/30s: n/a 
Director
2010s: 3 - American Hustle 
2000s (tie): 3 - The Reader 
2000s (tie): 3 - Letters from Iwo Jima 
2000s (tie): 3 - The Departed* 
1990s: n/a 
1980s: 3 - Crimes and Misdemeanors 
1970s (tie): 3 - Apocalypse Now 
1970s (tie): 3 - All That Jazz 
1960s: 3 - Alice's Restaurant 
1950s: 5 - Some Like It Hot 
1940s: 5 - The Heiress 
1920s/30s (tie): 5 - Mr. Smith Goes to Washington 
1920s/30s (tie): 5 - Mutiny on the Bounty 

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