James brown experienced a childhood of struggle. He was just 2 weeks old when his father left. His mother also left his life taking a job in new your as a maid. His mother left his to the care of his great grandmother. Brown was just 8 years old when he moved with his mom in new york.
When he moved to moved to new york and attended high school and became a top prospect.Him not having his parents in his life drove him to do better. His dad leaving and him not having a dad to showing him how to do things.
Jim brown went to the cleveland browns with the 6th pick in the national football league. Jim brown went on to rush for 942 yards in his first year in the nfl capturing the nfl rookie of the year award. Jim brown after his retirement at only the age of 30 he was induckted into the hall of fame. While he was playing he became what every running back wanted to do. He also played roles in a lot of movies.