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Charles Chaplin

Charles Chaplin



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30 Years of... Starring Charlie Chaplin, Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Buster Keaton, Harry... more info $18.95was $24.95 Buy Now

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The Kid ... Originally released in 1921. Directed by Charles Chaplin. Starring Charles... more info $6.95was $6.98 Buy Now

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Also Known As: Died: December 25, 1977
Born: April 16, 1889 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


"Halfway through, a shower of money poured on the stage. Immediately I stopped and announced that I would pick up the money first and sing afterwards. This caused much laughter. The stage manager came on with a handkerchief and helped me gather it up. I thought he was going to keep it. This thought was conveyed to the audience and increased their laughter, especially when he walked off with it with me anxiously following him. Not until he handed it to Mother did I return and continue to sing. I was quite at home. I talked to the audience, danced and did several imitations including one of Mother singing her Irish march song." --Charles Chaplin, remembering his stage debut at the age of five in "My Autobiography"

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