Caption: Still of Charles Chaplin in A Day's Pleasure (1919)
Writer, Actor, Director
Born: April 16, 1889
Star sign: Aries
Height: 5' 5" (1.65 m)
Known for: Modern Times (1936), The Great Dictator (1940), City Lights (1931), The Gold Rush (1925)
Charlie Chaplin, considered to be one of the most pivotal stars of the early days of Hollywood, lived an interesting life both in his films and behind the camera. He is most recognized as an icon of the silent film era, often associated with his popular "Little Tramp" character; the man with the toothbrush mustache, bowler hat, bamboo cane, and a ...