Oliver Brown (footballer)
|Full name||Oliver Maurice Brown|
|Date of birth||10 October 1908|
|Place of birth||Burton upon Trent, England|
|Date of death||1953 (aged 44–45)|
|Place of death||London, England|
|Height||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Playing position||Centre forward|
|1933||West Ham United||0||(0)|
|1933–1937||Brighton & Hove Albion||58||(38)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only. † Appearances (Goals).|
Oliver Maurice Brown (10 October 1908 – 1953), also known as Buster Brown, was an English professional footballer who scored 77 goals from 118 appearances in the Football League playing as a centre forward for Nottingham Forest, Norwich City and Brighton & Hove Albion. He was Brighton's top scorer in the 1933–34 and 1934–35 seasons with, respectively, 15 and 26 goals in all competitions.
Brown was born in Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, and died in London. His younger brother Ambrose was also a professional footballer who played League football for Chesterfield, Portsmouth and Wrexham.
- Carder, Tim; Harris, Roger (1997). Albion A–Z: A Who's Who of Brighton & Hove Albion F.C. Hove: Goldstone Books. p. 37. ISBN 0-9521337-1-7.
- Joyce, Michael (2004). Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939. Nottingham: SoccerData (Tony Brown). p. 39. ISBN 978-1-899468-67-6.
- Carden & Harris, p. 338.
- Joyce, p. 38.
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