Charles Brown bio

Birth Name: Charles Brown

Occupation: Blues Singer

Place Of Birth: Texas City

Date Of Birth: September 13, 1922

Date Of Death: January 8, 2004

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Charles Brown was born on the 13th of September, 1922. He was best known for being a Blues Singer. Blues singer and performer of the 1940s and 1950s who released the hits “Driftin’ Blues” and “Merry Christmas Baby.”

Charles Brown was born in Texas City. He was a chemistry teacher at George Washington Carver High School in Baytown, Texas, as well as working for a mustard gas manufacturer and as an apprentice electrician. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and was honored with the National Endowment for the Arts’ National Heritage Fellowship and the W. C. Handy Award.

Charles Brown was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

JUMP TO: Charles Brown’s biography, facts, family, personal life, zodiac, videos and related celebs.


Charles Brown was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Charles Brown is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Charles’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Charles Brown’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Charles Brown’s parents.

Associated with

Jorge Vercillo

Blues Singer

Jake HaldenVang

Blues Singer

Zucchero Fornaciari

Blues Singer

Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Charles Brown kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Charles Brown was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Charles Brown
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Charles Brown was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Charles Brown was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Charles Brown had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Charles Brown’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

Don’t miss

Who’s the richest Blues Singer in the world?
Who are the richest people in the world?
When is Charles Brown’s birthday?

Fans also viewed

Kenneth Nixon

Blues Singer

Derek Miller

Blues Singer

Chris Robinson

Blues Singer

Fact Check: We strive for accuracy and fairness. If you see something that doesn’t look right, contact us. This page is updated often with new details about Charles Brown. Bookmark this page and come back often for updates.