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Charlie Chan Family Calendar

 
 

Charlie Chan and Sgt. Bill Davidson meet with Captain Kong in The Chinese Ring (1947).
 
 
October 2016
 
"Best laid plans of mice and men sometimes go a little bit haywire." (The Trap)
 

1  Saturday

2  Sunday

3  Monday
 
Warner Oland, who would portray Charlie Chan in sixteen films, is born in the village of Nyby, Sweden in 1879. 
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  Charlie Chan in London starring Warner Oland, as we celebrate his birthday.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD! 
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a Charlie Chan "extra" and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 
 
4  Tuesday

5  Wednesday

6  Thursday

7  Friday

8  Saturday

9  Sunday
 
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  Monday
 
Flag Day..."Long may it wave."
 
Columbus Day
 
Benson Fong, who portrayed Charlie Chan's number three son, Tommy, in six films, is born in Sacramento, California on this day in 1916.
 
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: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a Charlie Chan "extra" and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

11  Tuesday

12  Wednesday

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

14  Friday

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

16  Sunday

17  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: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a Charlie Chan "extra" and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

18  Tuesday
 
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  Wednesday

20  Thursday 

21  Friday

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

23  Sunday

24  Monday 
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  The Chinese Ring starring Roland Winters.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD! 
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a Charlie Chan "extra" and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

25  Tuesday  

26  Wednesday

27  Thursday  

28  Friday

29  Saturday

30  Sunday
 
31  Monday
 
Happy Halloween! 
 
Halloween 
 
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: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a Charlie Chan "extra" and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 
 
 

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