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Clarence Brown (I) (1890–1987)


Clarence Leon Brown was the son of Larkin Harry and Catherine Ann (Gaw) Brown of Clinton, Massachusetts. His family moved to Knoxville, Tennessee, when he was 12 years old. He graduated from Knoxville High School in 1905 and from the University of Tennessee with a B.A. in mechanical and electrical engineering in 1912. After graduation Brown ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 6 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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National Velvet
National Velvet Director
(1944)
The Yearling
The Yearling Director
(1946)
Anna Karenina
Anna Karenina Director
(1935)
Intruder in the Dust
(1949)

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Flight instructor for the Army Air Corps during World War I.

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Clarence L. Brown | Clarence Brown's production of
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[on Elizabeth Taylor] She has a face that is an Act of God. See more »

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The governor of Tennessee declared May 27, 1970, as Clarence Brown Day with the start of the inaugural film festival in the 626 Clarence Brown Theater on the campus of the University of Tennessee. See more »

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