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Brown, George Edward Jr. (George)

Born: 1920 AD
Died: 1999 AD, at 79 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Politician


1920 - Brown was born in Holtville, California on the 6th of March.

         - After graduating from high school, he entered El Centro College in southwestern California.

         - He earned a two-year business degree before taking a job as an employee of the city of Los Angeles.

1944 - He entered the United States Army, serving in World War II.

         - He worked as an engineer upon graduation, then again went back to work for the the city of Los Angeles as a city manager.

1954 - He was elected to a four-year term as mayor of Monterey Park, California.

1962 - Brown was elected to the United States House of Representatives and served four terms.

1971 - He gave up his seat, after losing a hotly contested Democratic nomination for United States Senate to eventual election winner John Tunney.

1999 - He died on the 15th of July.


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