Charles Chan


Age: 93


Summary: father of martial arts film star Jackie Chan and grandfather of pop singer Jaycee Chan who originated from Shandong province in China before moving to Hong Kong during the war between the Communists and the Nationalists led by Chiang Kai-shek, and who later found work as a cook at the American Consulate, where his wife Lee-Lee Chan (d. 2002) worked as a housemaid.



Cause of Death: Prostate cancer


Born: December 18, 1914


Died: February 25, 2008


Location: Hong Kong, China