James Brown (1945 - 1979)

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James Brown
1945 - 1979
updated February 06, 2019
James Brown was born on June 24, 1945. He died in September 1979 at 34 years of age.


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James Brown passed away in September 1979 at age 34. He was born on June 24, 1945. We are unaware of information about James's family or relationships.
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In 1945, in the year that James Brown was born, on February 19th, US Marines landed on the island of Iwo Jima and the Battle of Iwo Jima began. Lasting 5 weeks, it was some of the bloodiest and fiercest fighting in the Pacific theater during World War II. The occupying Japanese forces were heavily armed and there were 21,000 Japanese soldiers on the island at the beginning of the battle. Only 216 Japanese soldiers were captured afterwards - the rest had been killed in action or committed suicide. 6,800 American soldiers died but the Americans took control of the island.

In 1953, James was merely 8 years old when on July 27th, the Korean Armistice Agreement was signed. The Armistice was to last until "a final peaceful settlement is achieved". No peaceful settlement has ever been agreed upon.

In 1959, by the time he was only 14 years old, on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

In 1960, he was just 15 years old when on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1979, in the year of James Brown's passing, on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

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James Allen Brown
Born: Jan 28, 1976
New York, NY, United States
James L. Brown
Born: Mar 1, 1935
Salisbury, MD, United States
James Brown
Died: Dec 26, 1940
James Worthy Brown
around 1918 - Sep 25, 1942
James Wood Brown
around 1915 - Nov 22, 1943
James Willocks Brown
around 1900 - Apr 21, 1943
James Willis Brown
Died: Mar 24, 1918
James William Kenwick Brown
around 1892 - Aug 28, 1945
James William Henry Brown
around 1901 - Aug 9, 1942
James William Edward Brown
around 1923 - Jun 19, 1944
James William Cecil Brown
around 1904 - Feb 17, 1943

Other Browns

Myrtle Brown
Jun 4, 1899 - August 1976
Edwards, Mississippi
Earnestine Brown
Jul 25, 1899 - Nov 1, 1989
Smithdale, MS
Katie Brown
Feb 1, 1899 - Nov 30, 2000
Port Gibson, MS
Flora L Brown
Dec 25, 1946 - Jul 23, 2005
Vicksburg, MS
William Brown
Apr 30, 1920 - Mar 3, 1996
Benton, MS
David Brown
Dec 25, 1945 - Apr 9, 2002
Chicago, IL
Willa B Brown
Dec 31, 1942 - January 1995
Magee, MS
Jim Brown
Sep 8, 1944 - May 1986
E Brown
Aug 26, 1946 - October 1991
Jackson, MS
Owen Brown
Jan 23, 1946 - Aug 30, 1998
Florence, MS
Katie R Brown
Aug 25, 1946 - Oct 9, 2006
Ridgeland, MS
Calvin D Brown
Jul 17, 1945 - Jan 12, 2002
Crystal Springs, MS
Alton Brown
Dec 10, 1942 - March 1984
Jackson, Mississippi
Ida M Brown
Aug 23, 1927 - May 6, 1994
Jackson, MS
Mary H Brown
Feb 4, 1943 - Mar 25, 2001
Prentiss, MS
Curtis T Brown
Jan 11, 1946 - Apr 30, 1993
Hazlehurst, MS
Iris P Brown
Dec 28, 1943 - Feb 4, 1998
Jackson, MS
Sara A Brown
Oct 23, 1945 - May 18, 1996
Hyattsville, MD
George Brown
Oct 26, 1947 - Jul 20, 2009
Phoenix, Arizona
Ben F Brown
Jul 27, 1946 - Jun 20, 2006
Jackson, MS

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Charlie Packnett
Apr 12, 1943 - Jul 12, 2008
Raceland, LA
Luella Thomas
Apr 18, 1903 - August 1981
Walter C Williams
Aug 2, 1945 - Aug 1, 2003
Memphis, TN
Alphonse Larry
Mar 11, 1943 - Dec 6, 2003
Fayette, MS
Edna Lilly
Aug 19, 1906 - June 1980
Liberty, Mississippi
Elnora Pickering
Apr 26, 1905 - Mar 23, 1998
Baton Rouge, LA
Vera Mae Bradley
Sep 15, 1942 - Oct 12, 2009
Akron, Ohio
Ida M Bryan
Nov 9, 1935 - Jun 26, 2007
Roxie, MS
Essex Oquinn
Mar 3, 1939 - May 9, 2003
Hermanville, MS
Edward E Whittington
Dec 15, 1942 - Jan 19, 2003
Smithdale, MS
Charles Geter
Sep 18, 1941 - November 1986
Johnny Horton
Mar 20, 1944 - September 1984
Gloster, Mississippi
Myrtle Brown
Jun 4, 1899 - August 1976
Edwards, Mississippi
Era L Currey
Mar 15, 1905 - Jan 5, 1993
Covington, LA
Lillie M Powell
Feb 28, 1947 - May 8, 1997
Raymond, MS
Barbara A Tyer
Nov 5, 1940 - Jan 8, 2008
Natchez, MS
William Barnes
Nov 9, 1947 - Feb 12, 2010
Mattie M Reed
Nov 24, 1932 - Jan 23, 2007
Bude, MS
Sam Howard
Aug 30, 1946 - Dec 19, 1989
Dayton, OH
Mary Ashley
Dec 9, 1903 - June 1982
Natchez, Mississippi
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