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Joe Evan Brown, American actor. Member of the Actors Equity Association; member Los Angeles High School Alumni Association, Blue C” S Society (University of California) Episcopalian.; Mason (Shriner), Elk.

Background

Brown, Joe Evan was born on July 28, 1892 in Holgate, Ohio, United States. Son of Matthias and Anna (Evans) Brown.

Education

Educational public schools.

Career

Began as circus acrobat, 1902. With burlesque and vaudeville, 1916-1919, with musical comedies, 1919-1927, including Listen Lester,” Greenwich Village Follies,” Captain Jinks,” etc. In motion pictures since 1927, leading roles in Crooks Can’t Win,” 1st silent picture, Painted Faces,” 1st talking picture, etc.

Movie Some Like It Hot, 1959.

Membership

Member of the Actors Equity Association. Member Los Angeles High School Alumni Association, Blue C” S Society (University of California) Episcopalian. Mason (Shriner), Elk.

Clubs: Masquers (Hollywood).

Connections

Married Kathryn Frances McGraw, December 24, 1915. Children: Don Evan, Joe LeRoy, Mary Elizabeth Ann, Kathryn Frances.

father:
Matthias Brown

mother:
Anna (Evans) Brown

spouse:
Kathryn Frances McGraw

children:
Mary Elizabeth Ann Brown

Don Evan Brown

Kathryn Frances Brown

Joe LeRoy Brown