David M Brown
- Category : Travel-Astronaut
- Type : GP
- Profile : 6/2 - Role Model / Hermit
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Limitation 1
America astronaut: David M. Brown – Mission Specialist; Captain USN; Space Shuttle Columbia. The space vehicle broke up upon reentry on 2/01/2003 starting approximately 7:53 AM CST overhead from California to Texas. All seven astronauts were lost.
A gymnast at high school, Brown went on to make the varsity team at The College of William & Mary, bachelor's degree in biology. After college he joined the circus, performing as an acrobat, tumbler, stilt-walker and seven-foot-unicycle rider. He attended Eastern Virginia Medical School, and joined the Navy immediately after his internship, 1982. Navy captain, pilot and director of medical services at Navy Branch Hospital in Adak, Alaska; Brown became a naval aviator in Beeville, TX, 1990, test pilot school in 1995 and an astronaut in 1996.
He was single and enjoyed a hobby of personal video recording, even taking it along into space.