Busby is buried at Desert Memorial Park, Cathedral City, California.
Busby's mother was Gertrude Berkeley, an actress.
Busby was nominated for an Oscar for Best Dance Direction in the film Varsity Show.
Busby was involved in a fatal car accident which led him to be tried for second degree murder. He was acquitted.
Busby served in the United States Army in 1918.
Busby died in Palm Springs, California.
Busby survived a suicide attempt in 1946.
Busby was married six times.
His nickname was Buzz.
Busby: 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.