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  1. The coffin containing the body of Charlie Chaplin - missing since his grave was robbed 11 weeks ago - has been found. It was dug up from a field about a mile away from the Chaplin home in Corsier...

  2. May 17, 2016 · On 2 March 1978, police phoned the Chaplin mansion to inform 51-year-old Oona that there had been a burglary in the middle of the night and that her husband’s coffin was missing. It was dug up from a field about a mile away from the Chaplin home in Corsier near Lausanne, Switzerland.

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  4. Mar 02, 2019 · Share this. O n 2 March, 1978, Charlie Chaplin’s corpse went missing. Chaplin, who spent his last years in the bucolic Swiss village of Corsier-sur-Vevey with his wife Oona and their eight children, had died the previous Christmas aged 88. In the unguarded and normally peaceful cemetery, his coffin was dug up, dragged several feet across the earth and transferred to a vehicle.

  5. Dec 12, 2019 · Police at the desecrated grave of English film actor and director Charlie Chaplin in the cemetery at Corsier-sur-Vevey, Switzerland, March 1978. Photograph: Central Press/Getty Images

  6. Nov 13, 2009 · In one of history’s most famous cases of body-snatching, two men steal the corpse of the revered film actor Sir Charles Chaplin from a cemetery in the Swiss village of Corsier-sur-Vevey, located ...

  7. May 18, 1978 · LAUSANNE, Switzerland, May 17 — The body of Charlie Chaplin was recovered today in a cornfield about 10 miles from its burial place in the Swiss village cemetery at Corsier‐sur‐Vevey, at the ...

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