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 James Graham Brown

James Graham Brown

Birth
Madison, Jefferson County, Indiana, USA
Death 30 Mar 1969 (aged 87)
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 6988177 · View Source
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Businessman, Philanthropist. He created the James Graham Brown Foundation, which has donated millions of dollars to various charitable, educational and civic organizations, including the Louisville Zoo and the Kentucky Derby Museum. He developed the now Brown Hilton Hotel in downtown Louisville, Kentucky in the 1920s where the "Hot Brown" sandwich was created. The name sake to the James Graham Brown Cancer Center in Louisville, his Foundation is still active today.

Bio by: Mike Maloney


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  • Created by: Mike Maloney
  • Added: 4 Dec 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6988177
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Graham Brown (18 Aug 1881–30 Mar 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6988177, citing Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Mike Maloney (contributor 46558027) .