James Brown Celebrity
- All-American basketball player at DeMatha Catholic High School under legendary coach Morgan Wootten.
- All-Ivy League basketball player for Harvard (1970-72) and captained the team in his final season.
- Drafted by the Atlanta Hawks in 1973, but was cut before the season began.
- Was a successful sales executive for Xerox before becoming play-by-play announcer for the NBA's Washington Bullets in 1978.
- Elected to the Harvard Sports Hall of Fame in 1997.
- Became a part owner of the Washington Nationals baseball team in 2006.
- Was named a Community Ambassador for the AARP in 2009.
- Katrina Brown — Daughter
- John Brown — Father
- Dorothy Brown — Wife
- Mary Ann Brown — Mother
- Harvard University, Cambridge, MA (BA in Government, 1973)
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