Simon Douglas Brown (1925 - 2000)

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Simon Douglas Brown
1925 - 2000
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April 12, 1925
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February 3, 2000
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Brandy Station, Culpeper County, Virginia 22714
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Simon Douglas Brown was born on April 12, 1925. He died on February 3, 2000 at age 74. We know that Simon Douglas Brown had been residing in Brandy Station, Culpeper County, Virginia 22714.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Brandy Station, Culpeper County, Virginia 22714
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Culpeper National Cemetery Section M Site 216 305 Us Avenue, in Culpeper, Virginia 22701
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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: TECH5
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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Simon Douglas Brown died on February 3, 2000 at age 74. He was buried in Culpeper National Cemetery Section M Site 216, Culpeper, Virginia. He was born on April 12, 1925. We are unaware of information about Simon's immediate family. We know that Simon Douglas Brown had been residing in Brandy Station, Culpeper County, Virginia 22714.

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In 1925, in the year that Simon Douglas Brown was born, gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

In 1958, when he was 33 years old, on March 24th, Elvis Presley was inducted into the United States Army. Although he could have served in Special Services as an entertainer, he chose to become a regular soldier. Almost everyone thought it would be the end of his career - it wasn't.

In 1972, Simon was 47 years old when on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

In 1985, he was 60 years old when on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

In 1991, by the time he was 66 years old, on December 25th, the Soviet Union flag was lowered and replaced by the Russian tricolor flag. It was the end of the Soviet Union. Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as President of the Soviet Union and Boris Yeltsin became President of the Russian Republic.

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