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Anthony B. Brown

Anthony B. Brown, American aerospace executive. Certified data processing systems professional. Decorated Bronze Star.


  • Brown, Anthony B. was born on April 5, 1922 in Minneapolis. Son of Wayland Hoyt and Adele (Birdsall) Brown.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Rutgers University, 1949. Postgraduate, University Southern California, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, University Beverly Hills, 1986.


    • Senior system analyst Thrifty Corporation, Los Angeles, 1957-1969. System engineer Informatics General, Inc., 1969-1973. Contract instructor computer software York University, 1970, McGill University, University Victoria, 1971, United States Marine Corps, Boston University, West Virginia University, University Guelph, 1972.

      Senior system engineer Jet Propulsion Laboratory, La Canada, California, 1974-1976, Informatics General Inc., Anchorage, Los Angeles,, Washington, 1976-1978. Supervisor project control Hughes Aircraft Company, Los Angeles, 1978-1981. Controller western operations Space Communications Company, Redondo Beach, California, 1981-1988.

    Major achievements

    • Certified data processing systems professional.


    • Author: A Century of Blunders--America's China Policy 1844-1949.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Republican precinct captain, presidential election, 1964. Volunteer Reason Foundation. Chairman board governors La Brea Vista Townhouses, 1967-1968.

    Active numerous animal welfare organizations Served with Finance corpus, United States army, 1951-1957. Fellow British Interplanetary Society. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, The Planetary Society, Nature Conservancy, Town Hall of California, Association Computer Machinery (chapter secretary 1973-1974), Association Systems Management, Mensa, Intertel, Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association, Association Institute Certified Computer Professionals, American Association Finance Professionals, American Defense Preparedness Association, Washington Legal Foundation, American Security Council (national advisory board), California Society Sons of the American Revolution, Military Order World Wars, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, International Platform Association, Theodore Roosevelt Association, Reserve Officers Association, California Yacht Club, Masons, Shriners, National Sojourners, Delta Phi Epsilon.


    • Married Mary Alice Ann Anderson, July 28, 1956.
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    Born April 5, 1922
    Died July 15, 2004
    (aged 82)
    • 1949
      Rutgers University
    • 1969
      University Southern California
    • 1986
      University Beverly Hills
    • 1957 - 1969
      Senior, system analyst Thrifty Corporation
    • 1969 - 1973
      system engineer, Informatics General
    • 1970
      contract instructor, computer software York University
    • 1971
      contract instructor, computer software York University
    • 1972
      contract instructor, computer software York University
    • 1974 - 1976
      senior, system engineer Jet Propulsion Laboratory
      La Cañada, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain
    • 1976 - 1978
      senior, system engineer Jet Propulsion Laboratory
      Anchorage, Alaska, United States
    • 1978 - 1981
      supervisor project control Hughes Aircraft Company
    • 1981 - 1988
      controller, western operations Space Communications Company
      Redondo Beach, California, United States
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