Buddy Swan

Wikipedia Open wikipedia design.

Buddy Swan
Born Paul Benjamin Swan
(1929-10-24)October 24, 1929
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Died March 21, 1993(1993-03-21) (aged 63)
Colorado Springs, Colorado, U.S.
Other names Buddy Swann
Occupation Actor
Years active 1940–1952

Paul "Buddy" Swan (October 24, 1929 – March 21, 1993) (also credited as Buddy Swann) was an American child actor, best known for playing the title character of the 1941 film Citizen Kane as an eight-year-old boy.

He also appeared in the horror film The Ape,[1] the horror comedy Scared Stiff, and the Academy-Award nominated film The Fighting Sullivans, playing one of the Sullivan brothers in their youth.[2]

Swan also appeared as a young actor in Broadway plays including Mr. Sycamore (1942) and The World We Make (1942).[3]



  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2007-07-07. Retrieved 2007-07-25. 
  2. ^ [1]
  3. ^ [2]

External links[edit]

This page is based on a Wikipedia article written by contributors (read/edit).
Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license; additional terms may apply.
Images, videos and audio are available under their respective licenses.