Why Famous: Coal Miner's Daughter (1980), Heart Beat (1980) and The River (1984).
- 1974-04-12 "Coal Miner's Daughter" actress Sissy Spacek weds art director Jack Fisk
- 1973-10-13 "Badlands" directed by Terrence Malick and starring Martin Sheen and Sissy Spacek premieres at the New York Film Festival
- 1981-03-31 53rd Academy Awards: "Ordinary People", Robert De Niro & Sissy Spacek win
- 2002-01-20 59th Golden Globes: "A Beautiful Mind", Russell Crowe, & Sissy Spacek win