Daws Butler

American voice actor (1916-1988)

Charles Dawson "Daws" Butler (November 16, 1916 – May 18, 1988) was an American actor and comedian. He was is known for his voice roles as Yogi Bear, Quick Draw McGraw, Snagglepuss, and Huckleberry Hound.

Butler in c. 1976

Butler was born on November 16, 1916 in Toledo, Ohio.[1] Butler's family later moved to Chicago, Illinois were he was raised. He began his career as an entertainer in Chicago.

Butler was married to Mytris Martin from c. 1940 until his death in 1988. They had four children. Butler died from a heart attack in Culver City, California on May 18, 1988, aged 71.

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  1. "Daws Butler Biography at official website". Archived from the original on 2003-07-15. Retrieved 2012-11-16.

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