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Gender: M Origin of Buster: Modern nickname

An old-fashioned nickname in the Bud/Buzz/Biff mold; this one's kind of belligerent. Michelle Hicks and Jonny Lee Miller moved outside the box when they used it for their son--given the safer middle name of Timothy.

Famous People Named Buster

Joseph "Buster" Keaton, silent film actor
Gerald Dempsey "Buster" Posey III, San Francisco Giants catcher
Harry "Buster" Merryfield
Clarence "Buster" Crabbe
Buster Hindmarsh, son of Australian Rugby League player Nathan Hindmarsh

Pop Culture References for the name Buster

Byron "Buster" Bluth, character on TV's "Arrested Development"
Buster, character in Marc Brown's "Arthur"
Buster Baxter, character in popular children's show 'Arthur'
Buster Clavell, character in "The Sims 3" computer game
Buster, Darby's pet puppy from the TV series "My Friends Tigger& Pooh"