Roscoe Lee Browne

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Roscoe Lee Browne
Roscoe Lee Browne 1979.JPG
Born (1922-05-02)May 2, 1922
Woodbury, New Jersey, U.S.
Died April 11, 2007(2007-04-11) (aged 84)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Cause of death Stomach cancer
Resting place Creamted
Nationality American
Alma mater Lincoln University
Occupation Actor, director
Years active 1960 – 2007
Awards See Awards and honors

Roscoe Lee Browne (May 2, 1922 – April 11, 2007) was an American television, stage, voice, and movie actor, narrator, and director. He was known for his deep voice.

Early life[change | change source]

Browne was born in Woodbury, New Jersey. His parents were Sylvanus S. Browne and Lovie Lee Usher. He was African American. Browne was educated at Lincoln University, an historically black university. He graduated in 1946.

Career[change | change source]

Browne's career began in 1964 in the movie Black Like Me. His career has lasted 43 years. He has appeared in over 100 movies.

Death[change | change source]

Browne was never married. He died on April 11, 2007 from stomach cancer in Los Angeles, California.[1]

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Awards and honors[change | change source]

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