1986 Billy Wilder Tribute
The 14th AFI Life Achievement Award was presented to Billy Wilder at a Gala Tribute on March 6, 1986, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.
At the Gala Tribute, a multitude of guests and presenters gathered to celebrate Wilder. Presenters included Don Ameche, Carol Burnett, Tony Curtis, Audrey Hepburn, Jessica Lange, Jack Lemmon, Fred MacMurray, Walter Matthau, Ginger Rogers and Barbara Stanwyck. The AFI Life Achievement Award was presented to Wilder by George Stevens, Jr.