Buster Keaton was known as an author and director. He was most widely known as a movie maker. He has made many movies ranging from comedy to romance. His main genre was comedy.
Informational Video links
The Great Buster Keaton
Fun times without liquor
During the 1920s people wanted to have fun. The 18th amendment was still in act so alcohol was out of the equation. Jazz rose, making African Americans popular and breaking the unstable wall of segregation Comedy also played a role in the 20s, the comedians would get paid well and enjoyed the smiles there costumers gave after there performance.
Dates of life and death
Buster Keaton was born October 4, 1895
Keaton's sad death occurred February 1st, 1966
He lived to the age of 70.