he died at the Royal Melbourne Hospital on Tuesday morning.

His rich baritone has been the soundtrack to countless dramas TV shows and movies

activism for the advancement of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

particularly in relation to the stolen generation and education is also an inevitable part of his endeavours

his family arranged to see him home during a funeral service at the Royal Melbourne Hospital

Charles was born on September 5 1943 to a wealthy family in the Kumragunja Reserve.

The Stolen Generation Charles was taken from his family when he was four months old.