Pat Crawford Brown

Pat Crawford Brown is an American actress, best known for her role as Ida Greenberg on Desperate Housewives.

Brown was born in New York to Charlotte and Thomas J. Crawford. Her niece is 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, Charlotte Brown Swanson.

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