On This Day

Events in Film & Television in 1913

  • Mar 25 Home of vaudeville, Palace Theatre, opens (NYC) starring Ed Wynn
  • May 26 US Actors' Equity Association forms (NYC)
  • Jun 12 "Dachshund" by Pathe Freres, early animated cartoon, released

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Dec 16 Charlie Chaplin begins his film career at Keystone for $150 a week

Comedian, Actor and Filmmaker Charlie Chaplin
Comedian, Actor and Filmmaker
Charlie Chaplin
  • Dec 29 1st movie serial "Adventures of Kathlyn" premieres in Chicago