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Charlie Chan Family Calendar

 
 

Patience Nodbury is confronted by the specter of Black Hook the pirate in Dead Men Tell (1941).
 
 
October 2019
 
"Man with ear to keyhole betray excessive curiosity." (Dead Men Tell)
 

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:  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 personal video! 
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share Chapter 12 of a vintage movie serial featuring Keye Luke and Benson Fong, Secret Agent X-9, and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

8  Tuesday
 
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.

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

10  Thursday

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
 
Flag Day..."Long may it wave."
 
Columbus Day
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING: Please join us as we share the TV crime drama, The New Adventures of Charlie Chan, as we view and discuss TWO episodes: Your Money or Your Wife and The Final Curtain, sharing these adventures LIVE, watching them together via personal video!
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share Chapter 13 of a vintage movie serial featuring Keye Luke and Benson Fong, Secret Agent X-9, and then, following, we start our featured 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 Chinese Ring starring Roland Winters.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via personal video! 
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a vintage Charlie Chan radio drama: The Baffling Murder of Col. Willoughby (part 1), and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 
 
22  Tuesday
 
Roland Winters, who portrayed Charlie Chan in six films, dies in Englewood, New Jersey 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 Dead Men Tell starring Sidney Toler.  During our party we will discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via personal video! 
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a vintage Charlie Chan radio drama: The Baffling Murder of Col. Willoughby (part 2), and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

29  Tuesday
 
30  Wednesday
 
31  Thursday
 
 
 
Hallowe'en 
 
 

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