1935 – Brown was born in Bishopville, South Carolina on the 30th of December.
– Brown also spent 10 years as a member of the United States National Guard.
1981 – Brown was elected to the Hanahan city council.
1984 – He was elected to the South Carolina House of Representatives as a Republican from Berkeley County.
1994 – When the Republicans gained control of the state house, Brown became chairman of the Ways and Means committee and claimed credit for the largest tax cut in state history.
2002-2004 – The 1st has been held by Republicans, and has become so heavily Republican that Brown didn’t have any opposition from the Democratic Party.