Red Buttons

Red Buttons
1919 - 2006
Red Buttons  American Actor

Red Buttons dating history


Red Buttons was previously married to Alicia Prats (1964 - 2001) and Helayne McNorton (1949 - 1963).

Red Buttons was in relationships with Susan Cabot (1962) and Eve Brent (1961 - 1952).

Red Buttons had an encounter with Carol Lynley.


American Actor Red Buttons was born Aaron Chwatt on 5th February, 1919 in New York City, NY, USA and passed away on 13th Jul 2006 Century City, CA aged 87. He is most remembered for They Shoot Horses, Don`t They?. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Red Buttons was in 2 on-screen matchups, including Estelle Parsons in Roseanne (1988) and Kaye Ballard in The Love Boat (1977).

Red Buttons is a member of the following lists: Actors from New York, American film actors and Best Supporting Actor Golden Globe (film) winners.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 37 years, 2 months 25 years, 7 months 14 years
Dating2 9 years, 9 months 4 years, 11 months 1 month, 22 days
Encounter1 - - -
Total5 37 years, 2 months 12 years, 2 months 1 month, 22 days


First Name Red
Last Name Buttons
Full Name at Birth Aaron Chwatt
Alternative Name Cpl. Red Buttons
Age 87 (age at death) years
Birthday 5th February, 1919
Birthplace New York City, NY, USA
Died 13th July, 2006
Place of Death Century City, CA
Cause of Death Vascular Disease
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Red
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Evander Childs High School, Bronx, NY
Occupation Text Actor, Singer, Comedian
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame They Shoot Horses, Don`t They?
Year(s) Active 1935–2006
Official Websites,,

Red Buttons (born Aaron Chwatt; February 5, 1919 – July 13, 2006) was an American actor and comedian. He won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for his supporting role in the 1957 film Sayonara.

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Red Buttons87 AquariusActor
Alicia Prats-
Susan Cabot59 CancerActress
Eve Brent81 VirgoComic
Helayne McNorton-
Carol Lynley77 AquariusActress


Presidio Med2002ChickTV Show
Street Time2002Sam KahanTV Show
Odessa or Bust2001The Old ManShort Film
Philly2001Murray KlopmanTV Show
The Story of Us1999Arnie JordanMovie
Family Law1999Carl PorterTV Show
Ghosts of Fear Street1998GrandpaTV Movie
Cosby1996Mr. TibblesTV Show
Early Edition1996Walter StitesTV Show
It Could Happen to You1994Walter ZakutoMovie
ER1994Jules 'Ruby' RubadouxTV Show
The Ambulance1990Elias ZacharaiMovie
18 Again!1988CharlieMovie
Roseanne1988JakeTV Show
It's Garry Shandling's Show.1986Red ButtonsTV Show
Alice in Wonderland1985The White RabbitTV Show
Reunion at Fairborough1985Jiggs QuealyTV Movie
2271985TootsTV Show
The Cosby Show1984Jake BennettTV Show
Off Your Rocker1982Seymour SaltzTV Movie
Side Show1981HarryTV Movie
Aloha Paradise1981NickTV Show
Leave 'em Laughing1981RolandTV Movie
When Time Ran Out...1980Francis FendlyMovie
Power1980Solly WeissTV Movie
The Dream Merchants1980Bruce BensonTV Show
Pink Lady1980Police Sergeant, Red ButtonsTV Show
Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July1979Milton (voice)TV Movie
Knots Landing1979Al BakerTV Show
Movie Movie1978Jinks Murphy (segment "Baxter's Beauties of 1933"), Peanuts (segment "Dynamite Hands")Movie
The Users1978Warren AmbroseTV Movie
Vega$1978Tommy CirkoTV Show
Pete's Dragon1977HoagyMovie
Viva Knievel!1977Ben AndrewsMovie
Fantasy Island1977Cornelius Kelly, Marty Howard, Tony EmersonTV Show
The Love Boat1977Buddy Redmond, Jimmy Morrow, Uncle Cyrus FosterTV Show
Telethon1977Marty RandTV Movie
The Sunshine Boys1977Willie ClarkTV Movie
Gable and Lombard1976Ivan CooperMovie
Louis Armstrong - Chicago Style1976Red ClevelandTV Movie
Flannery and Quilt1976Luke FlanneryTV Movie
Wonder Woman1975Ashley NormanTV Show
Little House on the Prairie1974William 'Willie' O'HaraTV Show
The Poseidon Adventure1972MartinMovie
ABC Afterschool Specials1972AlexanderTV Show
Who Killed Mary What's 'Er Name?1971Mickey IsadorMovie
Breakout1970PipesTV Movie
George M!1970Sam H. HarrisTV Movie
They Shoot Horses, Don't They?1969SailorMovie
Love, American Style1969Norman (segment "Love and the Geisha")TV Show
The Danny Thomas Hour1967Al RiskoTV Show
The Double Life of Henry Phyfe1966Henry Wadsworth PhyfeTV Show
Harlow1965Arthur LandauMovie
Up from the Beach1965Pfc. Harry DevineMovie
Your Cheatin' Heart1964Shorty YoungerMovie
A Ticklish Affair1963Flight Officer Simon 'Uncle Cy' ShelleyMovie
The Greatest Show on Earth1963Walter WallaceTV Show
Five Weeks in a Balloon1962Donald O'ShayMovie
Gay Purr-ee1962Robespierre (voice)Movie
The Longest Day1962Pvt. John SteeleMovie
Saints and Sinners1962Joe RoganyanTV Show
The Eleventh Hour1962Cody EvansTV Show
One, Two, Three1961MP Sergeant (uncredited)Movie
Ben Casey1961Bill JacobyTV Show
Frontier Circus1961Earl YoungbloodTV Show
The Big Circus1959Randy ShermanMovie
Startime1959Joe HendersTV Show
Imitation General1958Cpl. Chan DerbyMovie
Hansel and Gretel1958HanselTV Movie
Sayonara1957Joe KellyMovie
Playhouse 901956JerryTV Show
G.E. True Theater1953Lieutenant George Poole, Tippy-TopTV Show
The United States Steel Hour1953Inspector PloverTV Show
Death Valley Days1952Levi StraussTV Show
The Red Buttons Show1952TV Show
Footlight Varieties1951Red ButtonsMovie
Suspense1949TV Show
Studio One in Hollywood1948St. EmergencyTV Show
13 Rue Madeleine1947Second Jump Master (uncredited)Movie
Winged Victory1944Andrews Sister (as Cpl. Red Buttons), WhiteyMovie
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