|Birth Day:||May 10, 1890|
|Death Date:||August 17, 1987(1987-08-17) (aged 97)
Santa Monica, California, U.S.
|Birth Place:||Clinton, Massachusetts, United States|
As per our current Database, Clarence Brown died on August 17, 1987(1987-08-17) (aged 97)
Santa Monica, California, U.S..
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Clarence Brown was married four times. His first marriage was to Paula Herndon Pratt in 1913, which lasted until their divorce in 1920. The couple produced a daughter, Adrienne Brown, in 1917.
Brown moved to Universal in 1924, and then to MGM, where he stayed until the mid-1950s. At MGM he was one of the main directors of their female stars; he directed Joan Crawford six times and Greta Garbo seven.
His second marriage was to Ona Wilson, which lasted from 1922 until their divorce in 1927.
He married his third wife, Alice Joyce, in 1933 and they divorced in 1945.
His last marriage was to Marian Spies in 1946, which lasted until his death in 1987.
Brown's films gained a total of 38 Academy Award nominations and earned nine Oscars. Brown himself received six Academy Award nominations and in 1949, he won the British Academy Award for the film version of William Faulkner's Intruder in the Dust.
In 1957, Brown was awarded The George Eastman Award, given by George Eastman House for distinguished contribution to the art of film. Brown retired a wealthy man due to his real estate investments, but refused to watch new movies, as he feared they might cause him to restart his career.
On February 8, 1960, Brown received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 1752 Vine Street, for his contributions to the motion pictures industry
Brown died at the Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica, California from kidney failure on August 17, 1987, at the age of 97. He is interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale, California.
Currently, Clarence Brown is 132 years, 3 months and 7 days old. Clarence Brown will celebrate 133rd birthday on a Wednesday 10th of May 2023.
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