Charles

Charles is a boy name and means free man. It is a German name and its pronunciation is \ch(ar)-les\. Other similar names and variants include: Cale, Carel, Carl, Carlo, Carlos, Carrol, Carroll, Cary, Caryl, Chad, Charleson, Charley, Charlie, Charlot, Charls, Charlton, Charly, Chas, Chaz, Chick, Chip, Chuck, Curley, Karel, Karl, Karol, Karolek, Karolik, Karoly. Charles is a very popular first name for men (#8 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#537 out of 88799).
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Famous actors named Charles and their movies

Charles Bronson
Charles Bronson

Born on November 03, 1921

  • Age: 100
  • Birth sign: Scorpio
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 53
The Dirty Dozen

The Dirty Dozen

Directed by: Robert Aldrich

Starring: Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine, Charles Bronson, John Cassavetes

Country: United States of America

Man with a Camera

Starring: Charles Bronson

Country: United States of America

Borderline

Borderline

Directed by: Jerrold Freedman

Starring: Charles Bronson, Bruno Kirby, Bert Remsen, Michael Lerner

Love and Bullets

Directed by: Stuart Rosenberg, John Huston

Starring: Charles Bronson, Jill Ireland, Rod Steiger, Henry Silva

Charles Aznavour
Charles Aznavour

Born on May 22, 1924

  • Age: 97
  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 18

Destination Rome

Directed by: Denys de La Patellière

Starring: Charles Aznavour, Serena Vergano, Marisa Merlini, Monique Bertho

Cloportes

Directed by: Pierre Granier-Deferre

Starring: Lino Ventura, Charles Aznavour, Irina Demick, Maurice Biraud

Candy

Candy

Directed by: Christian Marquand

Starring: Ewa Aulin, Richard Burton, Charles Aznavour, Marlon Brando

Country: United States of America

Three Fables of Love

Directed by: Alessandro Blasetti, Hervé Bromberger, René Clair, Luis García Berlanga

Starring: Leslie Caron, Charles Aznavour, Raymond Bussières, Michel Serrault

Charles Berling
Charles Berling

Born on April 30, 1958

  • Age: 63
  • Birth sign: Taurus
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 8

How I Killed My Father

Directed by: Anne Fontaine

Starring: Michel Bouquet, Charles Berling, Natacha Régnier, Amira Casar

L'ennui

Directed by: Cédric Kahn

Starring: Charles Berling, Sophie Guillemin, Arielle Dombasle, Robert Kramer

Summer Hours

Directed by: Olivier Assayas

Starring: Juliette Binoche, Charles Berling, Jérémie Renier, Edith Scob

Ridicule

Ridicule

Directed by: Patrice Leconte

Starring: Charles Berling, Jean Rochefort, Fanny Ardant, Judith Godrèche

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Famous directors named Charles and their movies

Charles Reisner
Charles Reisner

Born on March 14, 1887

  • Age:
  • Birth sign: Pisces
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 47

Won: One Flivver

Directed by: Charles Reisner

Starring: Charles Reisner, Dorothea Wolbert, Cliff Bowes, Ena Gregory

The Hollywood Revue of 1929

Directed by: Charles Reisner, Christy Cabanne, Norman Houston

Starring: Conrad Nagel, Jack Benny, John Gilbert, Norma Shearer

Country: United States of America

Oh What a Nurse!

Directed by: Charles Reisner

Starring: Syd Chaplin, Patsy Ruth Miller, Gayne Whitman, Matthew Betz

The Pencil Pushers

Directed by: Charles Reisner

Starring: Charles Reisner

Charles Vidor
Charles Vidor

Born on July 27, 1900

  • Age:
  • Birth sign: Leo
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 33

Muss 'em Up

Directed by: Charles Vidor

Starring: Preston Foster, Margaret Callahan, Alan Mowbray, Ralph Morgan

A Song to Remember

A Song to Remember

Directed by: Charles Vidor

Starring: Paul Muni, Merle Oberon, Cornel Wilde, Nina Foch

Country: United States of America

The Lady in Question

The Lady in Question

Directed by: Charles Vidor

Starring: Brian Aherne, Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, Irene Rich

The Loves of Carmen

The Loves of Carmen

Directed by: Charles Vidor

Starring: Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, Ron Randell, Victor Jory

Charles Crichton
Charles Crichton

Born on August 06, 1910

  • Age:
  • Birth sign: Leo
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 21
The Lavender Hill Mob

The Lavender Hill Mob

Directed by: Charles Crichton

Starring: Alec Guinness, Stanley Holloway, Sidney James, Alfie Bass

Country: United States of America

For Those in Peril

Directed by: Charles Crichton

Starring: David Farrar, Ralph Michael, Robert Wyndham, John Slater

The Third Secret

The Third Secret

Directed by: Charles Crichton

Starring: Stephen Boyd, Jack Hawkins, Richard Attenborough, Diane Cilento

Law and Disorder

Directed by: Charles Crichton

Starring: Michael Redgrave, Robert Morley, Ronald Squire, Elizabeth Sellars

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Famous writers named Charles and their books

Charles Schulz
Charles Schulz

Born on November 26, 1922

  • Age: 99
  • Birth sign: Sagittarius
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 3
Security Is A Thumb And A Blanket

Security Is A Thumb And A Blanket

By:

Binding tight, pages clean and unyellowed. Dust jacket complete and unfaded. There is some wear on the edges of the dust jacket and there is the name of the

Good Ol' Charlie Brown

Good Ol' Charlie Brown

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America's most beloved comic strip, Peanuts, is now a major motion picture produced by Blue Sky Studios. Now you can collect the first ten original comic strip collections, published by Titan Comics! This

Happiness Is A Warm Puppy

Happiness Is A Warm Puppy

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Happiness is Classic Peanuts! These collector’s editions perfectly recreate the original look and feel of the best-loved Peanuts books—their paper, their ink, even their lamination.

Charles Lindbergh
Charles Lindbergh

Born on February 04, 1902

  • Age: 119
  • Birth sign: Aquarius
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 1
The Spirit Of St. Louis

The Spirit Of St. Louis

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Along with most of my fellow fliers, I believed that aviation had a brilliant future. Now we live, today, in our dreams of yesterday; and, living in those dreams, we dream

Charles Reich
Charles Reich

Born on May 20, 1928

  • Age: 93
  • Birth sign: Taurus
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 1
The Greening Of America

The Greening Of America

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The 25th Anniversary of the Groundbreaking Classic. "If there was any doubt about the need for social transformation in 1970, that need is clear and urgent today....I

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Charles a popular name?

Over the years Charles was most popular in 1939. According to the latest US census information Charles ranks #8th while according to famousnames.vip Charles ranks #4th.

How popular is the name Charles?

According to the US census in 2018, 6199 boys were born named Charles, making Charles the #46th name more popular among boy names. In 1939 Charles had the highest rank with 30934 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Charles?

Charles is #46th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Charles more popular ?

The name Charles was more popular in 1939 with 30934 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Charles

The last time a baby was named Charles was in 2020, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2020 are named Charles?

In 2020 there were 6199 baby boys named Charles.

Who is a famous person named Charles?

There a several famous people named Charles, for example actor Charles Bronson, director Charles Reisner, musician Charles Harrison.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Charles?

A famous actor/actress named Charles is Charles Bronson, starring in 4 movies, including The Dirty Dozen and Man with a Camera.

Who is a famous director named Charles?

A famous director named Charles is Charles Reisner, who directed 4 movies, including Won: One Flivver and The Hollywood Revue of 1929.

Who is a famous singer named Charles?

A famous singer named Charles is Charles Harrison, with over 4 songs, including Pretty Kitty Kelly and Peg O' My Heart.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Charles?

There are 3 actors named Charles including Charles Bronson and Charles Aznavour who appeared in movies such as The Dirty Dozen and Destination Rome.

How many famous directors are named Charles?

There are 3 directors named Charles including Charles Reisner and Charles Vidor who directed movies such as Won: One Flivver and Muss 'em Up.

How many famous writers are named Charles?

There are 4 writers named Charles including Charles Berlitz and Charles Schulz who wrote books such as Spanish Step by Step (Language guides) and Security Is A Thumb And A Blanket.

How many famous singers are named Charles?

There are 3 singers named Charles including Charles Harrison and Charles Hart who wrote songs such as Pretty Kitty Kelly and I Wonder if You Still Care for Me.