Ezzie Brown (1895 - 1989)

A photo of Ezzie Brown
Add photo
Ezzie Brown
1895 - 1989
July 15, 1895
September 6, 1989
Last Known Residence
Dothan, Houston County, Alabama 36303
Ezzie Brown was born on July 15, 1895. Ezzie died on September 6, 1989 at 94 years old. We know that Ezzie Brown had been residing in Dothan, Houston County, Alabama 36303.
Updated: November 4, 2011
Every life has a story to tell. This collaborative biography is dedicated to tell the story of Ezzie Brown. Click the to update this introduction with a synopsis or highlights of Ezzie's life.
Show & Tell Their Story
Share your memories, stories, and photos so that Ezzie is always remembered.
Update biography
What's this?

This collaborative biography is for you to show & tell Ezzie's life so that they are always remembered.

Ezzie Brown
Most commonly known as
Ezzie Brown
Full name
Did Ezzie go by other names?
Other names or aliases
Dothan, Houston County, Alabama 36303
Last known residence
Ezzie Brown was born on
Ezzie Brown died on
There is no cause of death listed for Ezzie.
Cause of death
Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Ezzie Brown?
Burial / Funeral

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Ezzie's ethnicity and where did their parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations

Where was Ezzie born and where did they live?


Did Ezzie finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Ezzie attend?


Was Ezzie a religious person?


Was Ezzie baptized?


Share what Ezzie did for a living or if they had a career or profession.

Personal Life

Share highlights of Ezzie's life. Experiences, organizations, & how they spent their time.

Military Service

Did Ezzie serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with their life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Ezzie Brown?
View other bios of people named Ezzie Brown
Ezzie's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Brown family tree.

Ezzie's Family Tree

Ezzie Brown Ezzie Brown


Friends can be as close as family. Add Ezzie's family friends, and their friends from childhood through adulthood.

Add bio

Leave a comment to ask questions, share information, or simply to show that you care about Ezzie.


Share Ezzie's obituary or write your own to preserve their legacy.

Ezzie Brown passed away on September 6, 1989 at age 94. Ezzie was born on July 15, 1895. We are unaware of information about Ezzie's family or relationships. We know that Ezzie Brown had been residing in Dothan, Houston County, Alabama 36303.

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Ezzie's lifetime.

In 1895, in the year that Ezzie Brown was born, on March 15th, in County Tipperary, Ireland, Michael Cleary killed his wife of 8 years, Bridget, and burned her body. His defense was that his "wife" was a changeling that was left in his real wife's place when she was abducted by fairies. He was nonetheless convicted and imprisoned for manslaughter. He spent 15 years in prison.

In 1904, this person was just 9 years old when the United States acquired the Panama Canal Zone. Now an unincorporated territory of the U.S., the Canal Zone had been previously held by the French, who were constructing a canal. The U.S. took over the construction of the Panama Canal and it was finally finished in 1914, when it was opened to commercial shipping. The United States held the Canal Zone until 1979.

In 1932, Ezzie was 37 years old when five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

In 1965, Ezzie was 70 years old when the television show "I Spy" premiered in the fall season on NBC. The stars were Bill Cosby and Robert Culp, making Cosby the first African American to headline a television show. Four stations - in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama - refused to air the show.

In 1989, in the year of Ezzie Brown's passing, on March 24th, the Exxon Valdez, an oil tanker, struck a reef in Alaska's Prince William Sound and oil began spilling out of the hold. The oil would eventually contaminate more than a thousand miles of coastline. It is estimated that over 10.8 million gallons of crude oil spilled into the Sound - killing 100,000 to 250,000 seabirds, over 2,800 sea otters, about 12 river otters, 300 harbor seals, 247 bald eagles, and 22 orcas - as well as an unknown number of salmon and herring.

Other Ezzie Browns

Other Browns

Other Biographies

Created on Jun 04, 2020 by Daniel Pinna
See Success Stories
"Thank you for helping me find my family & friends again so many years after I lost them. I get the chance to remember them all this time later." Highlights of just a few of the many successes of sharing memories on AncientFaces. From reuniting lost or 'orphan' photos with their families, seeing faces of relatives for the first time, to the many connections made with family & friends. These special moments are why it's important we share.
Back to Top