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Charles King (I) (1889–1944)


Charles King was born on October 31, 1889 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for The Broadway Melody (1929), Chasing Rainbows (1930) and The Five O'Clock Girl (1928). He was married to Lila Rhodes. He died on January 11, 1944 in London, England. See full bio »

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(age 54) in London, England, UK

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Known For

The Broadway Melody
The Broadway Melody Eddie Kearns
(1929)
Chasing Rainbows
Chasing Rainbows Terry Fay
(1930)
The Five O'Clock Girl
The Five O'Clock Girl Gerald Brooks
(1928)

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 1938 Styles and Smiles (Short)
 1937 Flowers from the Sky (Short)
 1932 Ladies Not Allowed (Short)
 1932 Escapade
Gympy's Henchman (uncredited)
 1930 Remote Control
Sam Ferguson
 1930 Oh, Sailor Behave!
Charlie Carroll
 1930 Chasing Rainbows
Terry Fay
 1929 Climbing the Golden Stairs (Short)
The Broadway Hoofer
 1929 The Broadway Melody
Eddie Kearns
 1928 The Five O'Clock Girl
Gerald Brooks
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Stage Play: Watch Your Step. Musical. Music by Irving Berlin. Lyrics by Irving Berlin. Book by Harry B. Smith. Musical Director: DeWitt C. Coolman. Costume Design by Helen Dryden. Scenic Design by Helen Dryden and Robert McQuinn. Directed by R.H. Burnside. New Amsterdam Theatre: 8 Dec 1914- 8 May 1915 (175 performances). Cast: Vernon Castle... See more »

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Died of pneumonia while in London to entertain the troops during World War II. See more »

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Scorpio

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