Fred H. Brown
|Fred Herbert Brown|
|59th Governor of New Hampshire|
January 4, 1923 – January 1, 1925
|Preceded by||Albert O. Brown|
|Succeeded by||John G. Winant|
|United States Senator from|
March 4, 1933 – January 3, 1939
|Preceded by||George H. Moses|
|Succeeded by||Charles W. Tobey|
April 12, 1879|
Ossipee, New Hampshire
February 3, 1955 (aged 75)|
Somersworth, New Hampshire
Boston University School of Law
|May 4, 1901, for the Boston Beaneaters|
|Last MLB appearance|
|April 18, 1902, for the Boston Beaneaters|
|Runs batted in||2|
Fred Herbert Brown (April 12, 1879 – February 3, 1955) was an American lawyer, baseball player and Democratic politician from Somersworth, New Hampshire. He served as mayor of Somersworth and as United States Attorney for New Hampshire before his term as Governor of New Hampshire from 1923 to 1925, and later served in the United States Senate.
He played parts of two seasons in Major League Baseball for the Boston Beaneaters in 1901 and 1902. He played nine games over the course of those two seasons, seven in the outfield, going 4-for-20 at the plate and not making an error in 10 chances in the field.
- Russell Bastedo, State Curator (1998). "A Guide to Likenesses of New Hampshire Officials and Governors on Public Display at the Legislative Office Building and the State House Concord, New Hampshire, to 1998: Fred H. Brown (1923-1925)". New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources. Retrieved April 15, 2011.
- "Brown, Fred Herbert (1879 - 1955)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved April 15, 2011.
- Frederick M. Kaiser (September 10, 2008). "GAO: Government Accountability Office and General Accounting Office" (PDF). Congressional Research Service. Retrieved April 15, 2011.
- "Fred Brown". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved April 15, 2011.
- Media related to Fred H. Brown at Wikimedia Commons
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
Albert O. Brown
| Governor of New Hampshire
George H. Moses
| United States Senate
Charles W. Tobey
Charles W. Hoitt
| 29th United States Attorney
for the District of New Hampshire
Raymond V. Smith