Charlie Chaplin (1889 - 1977)
Charlie Chaplin was one of the most pivotal actors during the silent-film era and is considered one of Hollywood's first superstars. Celebrated for his famous role in The Tramp, Charlie Chaplin was not only a talented actor, but is also considered to be one of the greatest filmmakers in the history of American cinema. He was countlessly recognized throughout his career. He was awarded with a special Academy Award from the Motion Picture Academy and was knighted by Queen Elizabeth.