Milestones: Mar. 4, 1985

ARRESTED. Jim Brown, 49, former Cleveland Browns star fullback; after an % unidentified 33-year-old woman filed a complaint alleging that he beat and raped her with the help of another woman; in Los Angeles. Brown, who has faced several previous assault charges, was released on $17,500 bail pending an investigation of the incident; no charges have yet been filed by a prosecutor.


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