Was James Brown in the military?
|James R. Brown|
|Service/branch||United States Air Force|
|Years of service||1953–1988|
Who was James Brown mother?
Brown was born on May 3, 1933, in Barnwell, South Carolina, to 16-year-old Susie (née Behling; 1916–2004) and 21-year-old Joseph Gardner Brown (1912–1993) in a small wooden shack.
Did James Brown go to Elvis’s funeral?
James Brown was so moved by Elvis’ death that he requested, and was allowed, time alone with Elvis as he lay in his coffin at Graceland. James Brown was also the first entertainer to arrive at Elvis’ funeral. James Brown said of Elvis, “I wasn’t just a fan, I was his brother.