Charles D. Brown

Charles D. Brown (July 1, 1887 – November 25, 1948) was an American stage and film actor.[1]

Charles D. Brown
Charles D. Brown in Smash-Up, the Story of a Woman 1947.jpg
Born(1887-07-01)July 1, 1887
DiedNovember 25, 1948(1948-11-25) (aged 61)
Resting placeValhalla Memorial Park Cemetery
Years active1911–1948
Nellie V. Tallman
(m. 1912)

Born in Council Bluffs, Iowa, Brown wrote and directed a single short film in 1914.[1] As an actor, he appeared in more than 100 films, stretching from 1921 through his death in 1948. His parallel career on the Broadway stage spanned 1911 through 1937.


On November 25, 1948, Brown died at the age of 61 in Hollywood, California. He is buried in Valhalla Memorial Park Cemetery in North Hollywood.[2]

Partial filmographyEdit

Charles D. Brown with Susan Hayward in Smash-Up, the Story of a Woman (1947)


  1. ^ a b Erickson, Hal. "Charles D. Brown". AllMovie. Retrieved February 9, 2014.
  2. ^ Resting Places: The Burial Places of 14,000 Famous Persons, by Scott Wilson

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