Profile of Harry Browne

Party: Libertarian
Born: Harry Browne was born in New York City in 1933 and grew up in Los Angeles. He has lived in Vancouver, Canada; Zürich, Switzerland; and Northern California. He now resides in Tennessee.
  • Since 1985 he has been married to the former Pamela Lanier Wolfe.
  • He has a grown daughter.
  • His main non-professional interests are classical music, opera, operetta, good food and wine, sports, drama, television, and fiction.
  • Religion:
    Military: Honorable Discharge, US Army, 1953-1956
    Web Sites:, Campaign web site, weekly column web site
    Vote-Smart 2000 Presidential Candidate Survey, 1996 campaign web site, 2000 Libertarian Party Platform

      Professional Experience:
    • Harry Browne is an investment advisor, author of nine books, newsletter writer, radio personality, and public speaker.
    • His books include You Can Profit from a Monetary Crisis, a #1 NY Times best-seller.
    • His financial newsletter, “Harry Browne's Special Reports,” was published continually from 1974 to 1997.
    • He has a weekly 3-hour radio show on the Talk America Radio Network.
    • Author, How I Found Freedom in an Unfree World, 1973, Reissued 1998
    • Author, Financial Newsletter, Harry Browne's Special Reports, published continually 1974-1997
    • Author, Why Government Doesn't Work, 1995
    • Author, The Economic Time Bomb, 1989
    • Author, Why the Best-Laid Investment Plans Usually Go Wrong, 1987
    • Co-Author with Terry Coxon, Inflation-Proofing Your Investments, 1981
    • Author, New Profits from the Monetary Crisis, 1978
    • Author, Harry Browne's Complete Guide to Swiss Banks, 1976
    • Author, You Can Profit from a Monetary Crisis, 1974
    • Author, How You Can Profit from the Coming Devaluation, 1970
    • Numerous Broadcast Appearances (Wall Street Week, CNN, Larry King show, CNBC, etc.)

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