Busby Berkeley

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Busby Berkeley
Born Busby Berkeley William Enos
November 29, 1895(1895-11-29)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Died March 14, 1976(1976-03-14) (aged 80)
Palm Desert, California, U.S.
Occupation Film director, choreographer
Years active 1901–1971

Busby Berkeley (November 29, 1895 – March 14, 1976[1]) was a Hollywood movie director and movie musical choreographer. He was famous for musical production numbers involving complex geometric patterns and armies of chorus girls and boys. His famous movies include several Mickey Rooney / Judy Garland "let's put on a show" musicals and the Great Depression musicals 42nd Street, Footlight Parade, Gold Diggers of 1933, and Fashions of 1934.

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