Charles John Huffam Dickens (1812 – 1870) was an English writer and social critic. Creator of some of the world's best-known fictional characters, he is regarded by many as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era.
Charles Spencer "Charlie" Chaplin (1889 – 1977) was an English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame during the era of silent film. Chaplin is considered one of the most important figures in the history of the film industry.
Chaplin was born on 16 April 1889. In the film The Great Dictator he parodied Adolf Hitler, with whom he shared the wearing of a toothbrush moustache. Hitler was born on 20 April 1889.