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Clarence Brown
Birth: May 10, 1890
Clinton
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Aug. 17, 1987
Santa Monica
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Motion Picture Director. He was one of the most successful film directors of Hollywood's Golden Age. From 1920 to 1952, he made more than 50 films and was nominated for six Academy Awards. He discovered actress Greta Garbo and also is credited with advancing the early careers of Clark Gable, Joan Crawford, Jimmy Stewart and Elizabeth Taylor. Some of his best credits include "The Eagle" (1925), "Navy Blues" (1929), "Anna Christi" (1930), "National Velvet" (1944), "The Yearling" (1946) and "It's a Big Country" (1951). He died of natural causes at age 97. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Larkin Harry Brown (1866 - 1942)
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Statue niche 2352 [unmarked]
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
Record added: Aug 11, 2002
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Clarence Brown
Added by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
 
Clarence Brown
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Since We've Never Met, I Came To Visit You Today Clarence, May You Rest In Eternal Peace.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Aug. 22, 2014

- sjm
 Added: Aug. 17, 2014

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