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Here's How You're Supposed To Handle The Wrong Winner Being Announced At The Oscars

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We'll never forget the historic mistake made at the Oscars with that whole La La Land/Moonlight fiasco.

However, the Best Picture mix-up of 2017 wasn't the first time the wrong winner was announced at the Academy Awards!

The Academy made a similar blunder in 1964 during the Best Music Score category, but presenter Sammy Davis Jr. handled the situation much better than the seasoned Warren Beatty did on Sunday night.

Related: Steve Harvey & Miss Universe Respond To Best Picture Snafu!

Back then, presenters were handed the winning envelope by an offstage handler right after announcing all the nominees.

That method didn't bode well for Davis, who tore the envelope open to read the winner — John Addison for Tom Jones — before quickly returning to the podium to admit he was given the wrong envelope, quipping:

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