Bud Brown

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Bud Brown
Bud Brown 97th Congress 1981.jpg
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 7th district
In office
November 2, 1965 – January 3, 1983
Preceded byClarence J. Brown
Succeeded byMike DeWine
Personal details
Clarence John Brown Jr

(1927-06-18) June 18, 1927 (age 94)
Columbus, Ohio, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Joyce Helen Eldridge[1]
Alma materDuke University
Harvard Business School
Military service
AllegianceUnited States
Branch/serviceUnited States Navy
Battles/warsWorld War II
Korean War

Clarence J. "Bud" Brown Jr. (born June 18, 1927) is an American publisher and politician.[2] He is a former Republican United States Representative from the 7th District of Ohio, serving from 1965 to 1983.

Appointed by President Ronald Reagan, he also served as the United States Deputy Secretary of Commerce and Acting Secretary of Commerce, in total from 1983 to 1988.

He is the father of actor Clancy Brown.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. [1]
  2. "Brown Publishing files for bankruptcy", Business Record, 3 May 2010
  3. Clancy Brown profile, FilmReference.com; accessed March 26, 2015.

Other websites[change | change source]

  • United States Congress. "Bud Brown (id: B000910)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.