Charles Chaplin

Born:  April 16, 1889, Walworth, England

Died:  December 25, 1977, Vevey, Switzerland

 

1918:  Chase Me Charlie, Shoulder Arms

1921:  The Kid

1923:  The Pilgrim, A Woman Of Paris: A Drama of Fate

1925:  The Gold Rush

1928:  The Circus

1931:  City Lights

1936:  Modern Times

1938:  Charlie Chaplin Carnival

1940:  The Great Dictator

1941:  The Charlie Chaplin Festival, The Chaplin Cavalcade

1947:  Monsieur Verdoux

1952:  Limelight

1957:  A King In New York

1959:  The Chaplin Revue

1967:  A Countess From Hong Kong

 

Academy Awards:  Honorary Award, The Circus (1927/28); Honorary Award (1971); Best Original Dramatic Score, Limelight (1972)
Nominations:  Best Actor, The Great Dictator (1940); Best Screenplay, The Great Dictator (1940); Monsieur Verdoux (1947)

Venice Film Festival Award:  Career Golden Lion (1972)

 

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