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 (kēt′n), Joseph Francis Known as "Buster." 1895-1966.
American actor who wrote, directed, and starred in silent film comedies, such as The Navigator (1924) and The General (1927).


(Biography) Buster, real name Joseph Francis Keaton 1895–1966, US film comedian who starred in silent films such as The Navigator (1924), The General (1926), and Steamboat Bill Junior (1927)


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Buster (Joseph Francis Keaton), 1895–1966, U.S. film comedian and director.
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Noun1.Keaton - United States comedian and actor in silent films noted for his acrobatic skills and deadpan face (1895-1966)
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