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About Joe E. Brown
Joseph Evans Brown performed as a professional on-screen comedian and actor for almost 40 years before his retirement in 1964. He had previously played professional baseball, prior to which he had been a young circus entertainer.
His Broadway debut preceded his 1928 film debut. He found fame in the 1930s with roles in the films “Earthworm Tractors”, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” and “Alibi Ike”.
He was raised in a family of Welsh ancestry in Toledo, Ohio. He raised two biological sons and two adopted daughters with his wife Kathryn Francis McGraw, whom he was married to from 1915 until his 1973 death.
In 1960, he was honored with a motion pictures star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
He passed away on 6 July 1973 from arteriosclerosis. He had been battling with heart problems since 1968 following a heart attack he suffered, which he had to receive surgery for.
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Joe E. Brown was a famous American actor and comedian, who was born on July 28, 1891. As a person born on this date, Joe E. Brown is listed in our database as the 85th most popular celebrity for the day (July 28) and the 34th most popular for the year (1891).
People born on July 28 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. Joe E. Brown is the 2689th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Joe E. Brown's birthday, Joe E. Brown is the 15015th most famous American.
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