Clarence J. "Bud" Brown, born 1927, succeeded his father in the US Congress when he was elected in a special election to the 89th Congress due to the vacancy caused by the death of his father, U.S. Representative Clarence J. Brown Sr. in 1965. He served until January 3, 1983. He ran for Governor of Ohio in 1982 but lost to Richard Celeste. He also served as the U.S. Deputy Secretary of Commerce and Acting Secretary of Commerce, 1983-1988. He grew up in Blanchester and has a bachelors degree from Duke University and a Masters from Harvard Business School. Mike DeWine succeeded Brown in Congress. [info from Wikipedia].