James Frederick Browne
October 3, 1930
April 23, 2003
1946-47 Tilden Tech - Chicago (High School)
1947-48 Tilden Tech - Chicago (High School)
1948-49 Chicago Stags (BAA)
1949-50 Denver Nuggets (NBA)
Browne was born in Midlothian, Illinois, near Chicago. He attended Tilden Tech in Chicago, and went straight to professional basketball, skipping college. He was barely 18 years of age when he made his debut with the Stags. He later worked as a contractor, specializing in interior trim.
He and his wife Gladys, had a son and a daughter.
Florida Today (Coca, FL), April 25, 2003