Red Buttons

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Red Buttons
Buttons in 1978

Aaron Chwatt
(1919-02-05)February 5, 1919

New York City, New York, U.S.
Died July 13, 2006(2006-07-13) (aged 87)
Century City, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor, comedian
Years active 1944–2006
Spouse(s) Roxanne Arlen (m. 1947–1949) «start: (1947)–end+1: (1950)»"Marriage: Roxanne Arlen to Red Buttons" Location: (linkback://
Helayne McNorton (m. 1949–1963) «start: (1949)–end+1: (1964)»"Marriage: Helayne McNorton to Red Buttons" Location: (linkback://
Alicia Prats (m. 1964–2001) «start: (1964)–end+1: (2002)»"Marriage: Alicia Prats to Red Buttons" Location: (linkback://

Red Buttons (born Aaron Chwatt, February 5, 1919 - July 13, 2006) was an Academy Award-winning American comedian and actor.

Buttons won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in the movie Sayonara.[2] He was also in the movie The Poseidon Adventure.

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