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White women have won Oscars for playing Asian/Yellowface just as many times as Asian women have won

That number is 2.

Luise Rainer as O-Lan in 'The Good Earth' (1937). Linda Hunt as Billy Kwan in 'The Year of Living Dangerously' (1982).

Miyoshi Umeki won Best Supporting Actress for Sayonara in 1957.

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