chaplin chaplin  /ˈtʃæ plən/


  • (n) English comedian and film maker; portrayed a downtrodden little man in baggy pants and bowler hat (1889-1977)


  1. Kayla Kelley: Track and field all-star

    Millersburg hurdler Kayla Kelley - (Paul Chaplin, Kelley, Millersburg juniorHurdlesKelley swept the hurdle events at the Tri-Valley Meet, winning the 300-meter with a 49.15 and the 100 with a 16.50....
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Patriot-News

  2. Libby Nolan: Track and field all-star

    Hershey runner Libby Nolan - (Paul Chaplin, Nolan, Hershey seniorMiddle distanceThere was a chance that Nolan would be participating in any event when Hershey had a meet. She was successful in the 100-meter, 200, 400, long jump and...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Patriot-News

  3. Police Blotter: Man who allegedly groped Palo Alto woman arrested at his San Mateo home

    FREMONTIsherwood Way and Chaplin Drive, 7:05 a.m. Monday A 23-year-old Fremont man was arrested on multiple charges, including kidnapping with the intent to commit a sexual assault.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: San Jose Mercury News


  1. "Even as a child," says Meloni, rubbing his closecropped head thoughftully, "I was enamored with the physical comedians _ Charlie Chaplin, Jerry Lewis, the (Three) Stooges. You can dismiss it as slapstick, but their athleticism, their...
    on Sep 9, 2008 By: Christopher Meloni Source: FOXNews

  2. "As sentiments of many people were at stake and many were getting hurt, that is the reason why he turned down the role. It is a healthy decision according to me. Though in the past Mel Brooks and Charlie Chaplin have also played the role, but then...
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Kirron Kher Source: Times of India

  3. "From Charlie Chaplin and Stan Laurel to Simon Cowell and David Beckham, the Brits have firmly cemented their footprints in Hollywood......and we are here to stay," Lythgoe said.
    on Apr 23, 2008 By: Nigel Lythgoe Source: Reuters UK

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