Sir Charles Spencer "Charlie" Chaplin, KBE (16 Aprile 1889 – 25 December 1977) wis an Inglis comic actor, filmmaker, an componer who rose tae fame in the silent era. Chaplin acame a warldwide icon throu his screen persona "the Tramp" an is considered ane o the maist important figures in the history o the film industry. His career spanned mair nor 75 year, frae childhuid in the Victorian era till a year afore his daith at age 88, an encompassed baith adulation an controversy.
|Born||Charles Spencer Chaplin|
16 Apryle 1889
Lunnon, Unitit Kinrick (unverified)
|Died||25 December 1977 (aged 88)|
Corsier-sur-Vevey, Vaud, Swisserland
|Thrift||Comic actor, film director, film producer, screenwriter, editor, componer|
|Relatives||See Chaplin faimily|
- Cousins, p. 72; Kemp, pp. 8, 22; Gunning, p. 41, Sarris, p. 139, Hansmeyer, p. 3.