Sawyer Sweeten

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Sawyer Sweeten
Born Sawyer Sweeten
(1995-05-12)May 12, 1995
Brownwood, Texas
Died April 23, 2015(2015-04-23) (aged 19)
Austin, Texas
Occupation Actor
Years active 1996–2005

Sawyer Sweeten (May 12, 1995 – April 23, 2015) was an American child actor. He is best known for playing Geoffrey on the sitcom Everybody Loves Raymond.


Sweeten was born in Brownwood, Texas, on May 12, 1995. He had a twin brother, Sullivan. The Sweeten family moved to California when they were six months old. When they were 16 months old, they began working on Everybody Loves Raymond, along with their sister Madylin. The two twins owned a house in Riverside, California.[1]

On April 23, 2015, Sawyer Sweeten died in Austin, Texas, at the age of 19. The cause of death was a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. Ray Romano, star of Everybody Loves Raymond, was shocked by the news and said he was a "wonderful and sweet kid to be around."[1]


Film and television
Year Title Role Notes
1996–2005 Everybody Loves Raymond Geoffrey Barone Main cast
2000 Even Stevens Milton 1 episode
2002 Frank McKlusky, C.I. Young Frank Movie


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