Charlie Chaplin as Napoleon Bonaparte, pictured in Modern Screen magazine, September 1931.
Chaplin was a great admirer, throughout his life aspired to make a film about him, often asked women along the way if they would like to play his Josephine.
Second photo: Charlie and wife Lita (as Jospephine) attend a costume party give by Marion Davies, circa 1926.
source of second photo: Discovering Chaplin.com
That’s one thing he and Kubrick have in common!