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Brown, Jim

Syllabification: Brown, Jim
Pronunciation: /broun
 
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Definition of Brown, Jim in English:

( 1936-), US football player and actor; full name James Nathaniel Brown. He was the National Football League’s premier running back, leading the league in rushing in eight of his nine seasons 1957–65 with the Cleveland Browns. He was later featured in several movies, including The Dirty Dozen (1967) and Ice Station Zebra (1968). Football Hall of Fame (1971).

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