03/02/2014 08:19 am ET Updated Feb 02, 2016

19 Of The Queerest Oscar Moments Of All Time

Hollywood's biggest event of the year is upon us again.

Tonight, people will gather in living rooms and bars around the world to take in the Oscars' legendarily glamorous fashion, relive 2013's best films and find out who will be going home with their very own golden statue.

And to top it all off, the 86th annual Academy Awards will be hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, one of the most prominent lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) icons alive today.

Which got us wondering: Just what other historic queer moments have there been at the Oscars over the past 86 years?

In honor and celebration of the Academy Awards, here are some the queerest moments from Oscar history. Is there one you'd add to the list? Tell us in the comments section below.

The Gayest Oscar Moments

CORRECTION: The original version of this article stated that "The Hours" won Best Picture in 2003. "Chicago" actually won in that category that year.