Les Brown was bornon 17 February 1945 in Liberty City, Miami, Florida, United States, American, is Author. Les Brown is a former American politician, television host and radio DJ, and recognised as one of the world’s greatest motivational speakers. Over the last four decades he has transformed numerous lives with his speeches relating to almost every aspect of life. He grabbed attention as a member of the ‘Ohio House of Representatives’ and later went on to host his own show called ‘The Les Brown Show’ where he taught people to follow their dreams and reiterate the phrase “it’s possible”, emphasising on the need to seek solutions rather than ponder over problems. In an interview, Les Brown stated that television for him is simply a means to empower masses. With no formal education beyond high school backing his dreams, he still went on to establish his own company called ‘Les Brown Unlimited, Inc.’ and is also the author of the best-selling book ‘Live Your Dreams’. Throughout his career, he has interviewed some of the brightest minds of the business world and has worked closely with them in the boardroom. He has earned several accolades as an orator and isnow referredto as “The Motivator”.
However their marriage didn’t last more than a couple of years and they divorced in 1997
In 1996, he published his second book ‘It’s Not Over Until You Win: How to Become the Person You Always Wanted to Be-No Matter What the Obstacle’
Les Brown married the popular American singer-songwriter and actress, Gladys Maria Knight also known as “Empress of Soul” in 1995