Nominated for 3 Oscars.
Another 1 win.
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The Wizard of Oz
(choreographer: scarecrow's dance - deleted from final print, uncredited)
(numbers created and directed by)
(Short) (choreographer - uncredited)
(creator: dances and ensembles) / (stager: dances and ensembles)
(dances staged by)
(dances and ensembles staged by)
5 Biographical Movies |
4 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
1 Article |
5' 9" (1.75 m)
Did You Know?
In an era of breadlines, depression and wars, I tried to help people get away from all the misery...to turn their minds to something else. I wanted to make people happy, if only for an hour.
On his way home from a party thrown by William Koenig
to celebrate the completion of In Caliente
(1935), Busby hit two vehicles, killing three people in the second car: William von Brieson, his mother, and sister-in-law. Tried for murder, Berkeley, represented by Jerry Giesler
, was acquitted in a third trial after the previous two ended in hung juries.