Famous People Named Brown
Take a look at famous people named Brown, such as Gordon Brown, Clara Brown, and Willie Brown.
Activist, Dancer, Songwriter, Singer / 1933 - 2006
James Brown, the "Godfather of Soul," was a prolific singer, songwriter and bandleader, as well as one of the most iconic figures in funk and soul music from 1956 to 2006.
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profile name: Chris Brown profile occupation: Dancer, Singer
profile id: 9228350
profile name: James Brown profile occupation: Activist, Dancer, Songwriter, Singer
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profile name: John Brown profile occupation: Civil Rights Activist
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profile name: Jim Brown profile occupation: Activist, Film Actor, Football Player
profile id: 20638583
profile name: Molly Brown profile occupation: Activist, Film Actress, Philanthropist
profile id: 479326
profile name: Rebbie Jackson profile occupation: Singer
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