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Events in Film & Television in 1919

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Feb 5 Hollywood film studio United Artists founded by Charlie Chaplin, Douglas Fairbanks, Mary Pickford and D. W. Griffith

Comedian, Actor and Filmmaker Charlie Chaplin
Comedian, Actor and Filmmaker
Charlie Chaplin
Film Director D. W. Griffith
Film Director
D. W. Griffith
Actress Mary Pickford
Actress
Mary Pickford
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