Pat Crawford Brown

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Pat Crawford Brown
Born (1929-06-29) June 29, 1929 (age 85)
New York City, New York, US
Occupation Actress
Years active 1985–present

Pat Crawford Brown (born June 29, 1929) is an American actress, best known for her role as Ida Greenberg on Desperate Housewives.

Life and career[edit]

Brown was born in New York, the daughter of Charlotte (née Huber) and Thomas J. Brown, and is the aunt of folk singer Christine Lavin. She married Calvin B. Brown on January 3, 1961 and they remained married until his death in 1976. They had one daughter together, Charlotte Brown Swanson.[1]

Brown has appeared in over 150 television shows and films. On television, she is best known for her role as Ida Greenberg in the ABC series Desperate Housewives (2004-2007). She had a recurring roles on daytime soap operas General Hospital and Days of Our Lives after Desperate Housewives.[2] In film, Brown appeared in Sister Act and Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit.




  1. ^ "Pat Crawford Brown Biography (1929-)". Retrieved 2014-04-01. 
  2. ^ "Pat Crawford Brown Credits". Retrieved 2014-04-01. 

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