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Career

NOVELS - PUBLISHED
2017
Origin Publisher: Doubleday / New York, New York USA
2013
Inferno Publisher: Doubleday / New York, New York USA
2009
The Lost Symbol Publisher: Doubleday / New York, New York USA
2003
The Da Vinci Code Publisher: Doubleday / New York, New York USA
2001
Deception Point Publisher: Pocket Books / New York, New York USA
2000
Angels & Demons Publisher: Pocket Books / New York, New York USA
1998
Digital Fortress Publisher: St. Martin's Press Transworld / London, England UK
FEATURE FILMS
2009
Angels & Demons Executive Producer
2006
The Da Vinci Code Executive Producer
HUMOR WRITING - PUBLISHED
1998
The Bald Book (co-written with his wife) Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corporation / New York, New York USA
1995
187 Men to Avoid: A Survival Guide for the Romantically Frustrated Woman (co-written with his wife under the pseudonym Danielle Brown) Publisher: Berkley Trade / New York, New York USA
Lincoln Akerman School
19931996
Spanish Teacher (6th, 7th, and 8th grade) Hampton Falls, New Hampshire USA
Phillips Exeter Academy
19931996
English Teacher Exeter, New Hampshire USA
SINGER-SONGWRITER AND PIANIST
1994
Compositions: Here in These Fields; All I Believe CD: Angels & Demons
1993
Compositions: 976-Love; If You Believe in Love CD: Dan Brown
SynthAnimals Children's Cassette
1990
Formed his own record company - Dalliance
1990
Perspective Self-published CD
Beverly Hills Preparatory School
19911993
Spanish Teacher Beverly Hills, California USA

Professional memberships

1991
National Academy of Songwriters Los Angeles, California USA Participated in many of its events

Accomplishments of note

2004
All four novels were on the New York Times Bestseller List in a single week

Professional honors and awards

2013
Panta Rhei Awards Panta Rhei Bookstore Top Title; Reader's Choice
2013
Goodreads Choice Award Selected by members of the social reading and reviewing site Best Mystery & Thriller - Inferno
2004
Book Sense Book of the Year Award American Booksellers Association Adult Fiction - The Da Vinci Code

Community

Community service

2011
Dan and Blythe Brown Scholarship Fund Amherst College / Amherst, Massachusetts USA Created a lastingly endowed scholarship fund to provide financial aid to students, preferably those with an interest in writing
2009
New Hampshire Charitable Foundation Concord, New Hampshire USA Contributor
2004
Richard G. Brown Technology Endowment Phillips Exeter Academy / Exeter, New Hampshire USA Along with his siblings, set up endowment to help provide computers and high-tech equipment for students in need

Community honors and awards

2005
World's 100 Most Influential People TIME Magazine
Nationality
American
Denomination
Episcopalian
Avocation
Singing and songwriting
Hobbies
Tennis

Education

College
Amherst College Amherst, Massachusetts USA Bachelor of Arts English and Spanish Class of 1986 Writing student of visiting novelist Alan Lelchuk; was a member of Psi Upsilon Fraternity; sang in the Amherst Glee Club
University
University of Seville Seville, Andalucia SPAIN Study abroad - enrolled in an art history course 1985
Secondary school
Philips Exeter Academy Exeter, New Hampshire USA Class of 1982
Native language
English
Other languages
Spanish

Family

Vital statistics

Birth information
June 22, 1964
Gender
Male
Place of birth
Exeter, New Hampshire USA
Marital status
Married

Marriage

1997–present
  Blythe (Newlon) Brown 

Parents

Father
Richard G. Brown
Mother
Constance Brown