At 5, sings on stage for his ailing mother.
At 7, mother confined to a mental asylum.
At 8, starts touring with a dancing act.
Loses father to alcohol at 12.
Starts doing plays while 14.
At age 17, joins the circus as a mime artist.
While 21, tours the United States and Canada with a pantomime troupe.
At 24, acts in his first film.
And at 25, directs his first film, “20 minutes of love”.
And the journey continues.
Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin.
From being the humble tramp. To the inimitable dictator.