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Insurance company executive

Baird Brown, American )retired insurance company executive. Awards Com. member Illinois Arts Council, 1966-1967; member Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee, 1971-1979, 81-85; Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945.; Member United Nations Association (director) Chicago branch 1967-1973), Sigma Chi.; Club: Arts.

Background

Brown, Baird was born on August 8, 1922 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of George Frederic and Irene (Larmon) Brown.

Education

AB, Washington and Lee University, 1949. Student, University Chicago, 1946—1948.

Career

Vice president Geo. F. Brown & Sons, Inc., Chicago, 1948—1952, director, secretary, 1952—1970, vice president, 1957—1970. Executive vice president, director Interstate National Corporation, 1970—1974. President International Visitors Center, 1964—1965, Lyric Opera Guild, 1958—1959.

Member Illinois Arts Council, 1966—1967. Member Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee, 1971—1979, 1981—1985. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945.

Membership

Member Illinois Arts Council, 1966-1967. Member Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee, 1971-1979, 81-85. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945.

Member United Nations Association (director) Chicago branch 1967-1973), Sigma Chi. Club: Arts.

Connections

father:
George Frederic Brown

mother:
Irene (Larmon) Brown