Charles Joseph King (October 31, 1886 – January 11, 1944) was a vaudeville and Broadway actor who also starred in several movies. He starred as the leading actor in the hit MGM movie, The Broadway Melody (1929), the first all-talking film to win the Academy Award for Best Picture.
Birth and Death Data: Born October 31, 1886 (New York City), Died January 11, 1944 (London)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1911 - 1944
Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, narrator, composer, songwriter
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Recordings (Results 51-56 of 56 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||71788||10-in.||2/21/1944||Alekoki||Hal Aloma and his Hawaiians||narrator, composer|
|Decca||71789||10-in.||2/21/1944||Kuu lei Makame||Hal Aloma and his Hawaiians||narrator, composer|
|Decca||71829||10-in.||3/6/1944||Malama, Pulama, Hiipoi||Hal Aloma and his Hawaiians||narrator, composer|
|Decca||71830||10-in.||3/6/1944||Lovely you||Hal Aloma and his Hawaiians||narrator, composer|
|Decca||71831||10-in.||3/6/1944||Uheuhene||Hal Aloma and his Hawaiians||narrator, composer|
|Decca||71832||10-in.||3/6/1944||Song of the islands||Hal Aloma and his Hawaiians||narrator, composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "King, Charles," accessed February 3, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114494.
King, Charles. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 3, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114494.
"King, Charles." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 3 February 2023.
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