Charlie Vaude was a Northcote resident who was a very successful and popular radio personality and comedian from the 1920s and 30s. Vaude began his career on stage but moved across to radio in 1930. Vaude died on the 29 October 1942 at his Northcote home and was buried in Melbourne general cemetery.
Australian Dictionary of Biography, 1851 – 1890. (1981). Carlton, Vic: Melbourne University Press.