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Buster Keaton

Buster Keaton
Photo: Bain News Service / Public domain / Wikimedia Commons

Birth Date

October 4, 1895


February 1, 1966


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Dark Brown

Eye color



5 ft 5 in | 165 cm


68 kg | 149 lbs

Shoe size

Not available

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Joseph Frank "Buster" Keaton was born in Piqua, Kansas, United States, on October 4, 1895, was an American actor.

Young Buster Keaton first started performing with his parents on the stage, at the age of three.

He made his big screen debut in silent comedy film The Butcher Boy (1917) in role as Buster.

He got his television debut in CBS variety show The Ed Wynn Show (1949) in role as Buster.

Buster's breakthrough came in a series of two-reel comedies in the early 1920s.

Buster Keaton Height and Weight

How tall was Buster Keaton and what was his weight? Buster Keaton's height was 5' 5" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 165 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight was 149 іn pоunds or 68 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Best Movies

One Week (1920) comedy with Sybil Seely and Joe Roberts

Cops (1922) comedy opposite Edward F. Cline and Virginia Fox

Our Hospitality (1923) comedy with Joe Roberts and Natalie Talmadge

The Navigator (1924) comedy opposite Kathryn McGuire and Frederick Vroom

Sherlock Jr. (1924) romantic comedy with with Kathryn McGuire and Joe Keaton

Seven Chances (1925) comedy opposite Snitz Edwards and Jean Havez

The General (1926) war action with Marion Mack and Glen Cavender

Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928) comedy opposite Marion Byron and Ernest Torrence

The Cameraman (1928) comedy with Marceline Day and Harold Goodwin

Limelight (1952) comedy drama opposite Charlie Chaplin and Claire Bloom

Best TV Shows

He starred in his own show The Buster Keaton Show (1950).


Had brother, Harry and sister, Louise.

He did most of his own stunts.

Had nickname "The Great Stone Face".

He was awarded the Academy Honorary Award in 1959.

He was awarded two Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Motion Pictures at 6619 Hollywood Boulevard and for Television at 6321 Hollywood Boulevard.

He wrote autobiography "My Wonderful World of Slapstick" (1960).

Buster died on February 1, 1966, Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 70.


He was married to:

Eleanor Keaton (1940-1966)

Mae Scriven (1933-1935)

Natalie Talmadge (1921-1932), they had two sons, Joseph and Robert


He dated Dorothy Sebastian (1929-1935) and Kathleen Key (1928-1931).

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