Why Famous: The youngest person to acquire six Academy Award nominations, including the 2008 Academy Award for Best Actress which she won for her role in "The Reader". One of the few actresses to have won three of the four major American entertainment awards (EGOT), with her Oscar, Emmy and Grammy wins.
- 1998-11-22 "Titanic" actress Kate Winslet (23) weds assistant film director Jim Threapleton (25) at All Saints Church in Reading, England
- 2001-12-13 Oscar winning-actress Kate Winslet (26) divorces assistant film director Jim Threapleton (28) due to unreasonable behavior after 3 years of marriage
- 2003-05-24 Oscar winning-actress Kate Winslet (27) weds director Sam Mendes (36) in Anguilla Island
- 1997-11-01 "Titanic" directed by James Cameron, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet premieres at the Tokyo International Film Festival (Academy Awards Best Picture 1998)
- 2009-01-11 66th Golden Globes: Slumdog Millionaire, Mickey Rourke, Kate Winslet win
- 2009-02-22 81st Academy Awards: "Slumdog Millionaire", Sean Penn & Kate Winslet win