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Charlie Chan Family Calendar

 
 

Charlie Chan returns an important piece of jewelry to Rona Simmonds in a scene from Dangerous Money (1946).
 
 
October 2013
 
"Justice, like virtue, brings its own reward." 

1  Tuesday

2  Wednesday

3  Thursday
 
Warner Oland, who would portray Charlie Chan in sixteen films, is born in the village of Nyby, Sweden in 1879. 
 
4  Friday

5  Saturday

6  Sunday

7  Monday
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  Shadows Over Chinatown starring Sidney Toler.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD!  We will also be celebrating the birthday of Warner Oland on this evening!
 
Time: 8 p.m., Eastern Time (We start our film at precisely 8:15!)
 

8  Tuesday

9  Wednesday
 
A Special Invitational Performance of Charlie Chan at the Circus at EXPO 67 (Montreal, Quebec, Canada) - Family Day at the Youth Pavillion - on this day in 1967.

10  Thursday
 
Benson Fong, who portrayed Charlie Chan's number three son, Tommy, in six films, is born in Sacramento, California on this day in 1916.

11  Friday

12  Saturday

13  Sunday
 
George Kuwa, who portrayed Charlie Chan in The House Without a Key (1926), dies on this day in 1931.  

14  Monday
 
 
Columbus Day
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  Dangerous Money starring Sidney Toler.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD! 
 
Time: 8 p.m., Eastern Time (We start our film at precisely 8:15!)
 

15  Tuesday
 
Warner Oland emigrates with his family to the United States on this day in 1892.

16  Wednesday

17  Thursday

18  Friday
 
Victor Sen Yung, who would portray Charlie Chan's number two son, Jimmy (later Tommy), in eighteen films, is born in San Francisco, California on this day in 1918.
 
A stage version of Keeper of the Keys, by Earl Derr Biggers, opens on Broadway at the Fulton Theatre.  Featuring William Harrigan as Inspector Charlie Chan, the three-act play runs for 23 performances on this day in 1933.
 
Twentieth Century-Fox chooses Sidney Toler to replace the deceased Warner Oland as Charlie Chan on this day in 1938.

19  Saturday

20  Sunday 

21  Monday
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  The Trap starring Sidney Toler.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD! 
 
Time: 8 p.m., Eastern Time (We start our film at precisely 8:15!)
 

22  Tuesday
 
Roland Winters, who portrayed Charlie Chan in six films, dies in Englewood, New Jersey of a stroke on this day in 1989. 

23  Wednesday

24  Thursday 

25  Friday  

26  Saturday

27  Sunday  

28  Monday
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING: Please join with us for our annual Charlie Chan Family Virtual Halloween Party as we watch Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum starring Sidney Toler.  During our party we will discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD! 
 
Time: 8 p.m., Eastern Time (We start our film at precisely 8:15!)
 

29  Tuesday

30  Wednesday
 
31  Thursday
 
Happy Halloween!
 
Halloween 
 
 

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