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Kiribati
   was formerly known as   
The Gilbert Islands
The Gilbert Islands are a chain of 16 atolls and coral islands in the Pacific Ocean. In 1979, the Gilberts opted for independence, becoming the independent nation of Kiribati.
Gilbert O'Sullivan
   had a U.K. Number One single with   
Clair
November 5 1972 for 2 weeks; peaked at #2 on the Billboard Hot 100
Gilbert & Sullivan
   composed the musical   
H.M.S. Pinafore (1885)
Gilbert & Sullivan
   composed the musical   
The Mikado (1885)
Sir Humphrey Gilbert
   was captain of   
The Anne Archer
Accompanying Sir Walter Raleigh
Gilbert Gordon
   was played by Bing in   
Two For Tonight (1935)
Gilbert Paul Jordan
   has the nickname   
The Boozing Barber
Serial killer
Gilbert
   and   
Sullivan
Gilbert "Beto" Hernandez
   created   
Love and Rockets
Gilbert Shelton
   created   
Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers
Gilbert O'Sullivan
   is known as a   
Musician
Songwriter/Pianist - born 1946
Gilbert
   is a name shared by   
Melissa, John, Sara
Actress, Actor(Silent film star), Actress(sister of Melissa)
Peter Hedges
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993)
Based on the 1991 book 'What's Eating Gilbert Grape?'
Body and Soul (1925)
   starred   
Paul Robeson and Mercedes Gilbert
Director: Oscar Micheaux. Also starred Julia Theresa Russell, Lawrence Chenault and Walter Cornick. Drama
Lewis Gilbert
   directed   
Alfie (1966)
Lewis Gilbert
   directed   
Reach for the Sky (1956)
Lewis Gilbert
   directed   
Carve Her Name With Pride (1958)
Lewis Gilbert
   directed   
Sink the Bismarck! (1960)
Lewis Gilbert
   directed   
You Only Live Twice (1967)
Lewis Gilbert
   directed   
Moonraker (1979)
Army of Darkness (1993)
   starred   
Bruce Campbell, Embeth Davidtz and Marcus Gilbert
Director: Sam Raimi. Also starred Ian Abercrombie, Richard Grove and Timothy Patrick Quill
Melissa Gilbert
   played   
Laura Elizabeth Ingalls
Charles' & Caroline's middle daughter aka Half Pint
Jonathan Gilbert
   played   
Willie Oleson
Lewis Gilbert
   directed   
The Admirable Crichton (1957)
Lewis Gilbert
   directed   
A Cry From The Streets (1958)
Topsy-Turvy (1999)
   has the tagline   
Gilbert & Sullivan & So Much More
Permissive (1970)
   starred   
Maggie Stride, Gilbert Wynne and Gay Singleton
Director: Lindsay Shonteff. Also starred Juliet Adams, John Allen & Nicola Austin
Apple
   has a variety named   
Gilbert Gold
Transcontinental Limited (1926)
   starred   
Johnnie Walker, Eugenia Gilbert and Alec B. Francis
Director: Nat Ross. Also starred Edith Yorke, Bruce Gordon & Edward Gillace
The Black Trail (1924)
   starred   
Jack Hoxie, Al Hoxie and Eugenia Gilbert
Director: George Marshall & Clifford Smith. Also starred Claude Payton, William Perke & William McCall. Plot: A cowboy has amnesia because of his war injuries. He is tricked by a gang into believing he is a wanted criminal...
Behind That Curtain (1929)
   starred   
Warner Baxter, Lois Moran and Gilbert Emery
Director: Irving Cummings. Also starred Claude King, Philip Strange & Boris Karloff. Plot: Eve Mannering (Moran) realizes too late that her abusive husband is a philanderer and murderer and seeks protection with her true love, explorer John Beetham (Baxter).
Beneath the 12-Mile Reef (1953)
   starred   
Robert Wagner, Terry Moore and Gilbert Roland
Director: Robert D. Webb. Also starred J. Carrol Naish, Richard Boone & Angela Clarke. Plot: Mike (Roland) and Tony (Wagner) Petrakis are a Greek father and son team who dive for sponges off the coast of Florida...
Walter Gilbert and Frederick Sanger
   won for   
The Determination of Base Sequences in Nucleic Acids
1980
Gilbert Sorrentino
   wrote   
The Moon in Its Flight
Gilbert O'Sullivan
   performed   
Wacka Doo Wacka Day
Gilbert O'Sullivan
   reached no. 1 in the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 with   
Alone Again (Naturally)
For 4 weeks in 1972
The Erector Set
   was created by   
A.C. Gilbert
Invented by in 1911 and made by the A. C. Gilbert Company at the Erector Square factory in New Haven, Connecticut, from 1913 until its bankruptcy in 1967. It consisted of collections of small metal beams with regular holes for nuts, bolts, screws, and mechanical parts such as pulleys, gears, and small electric motors. Its British counterpart was Meccano which was invented in England in 1901 by Frank Hornby and manufactured by Meccano Ltd from 1908 to 1980. 1999 inductee into The National Toy Hall of Fame
Gilbert Grape
   was played by Johnny Depp in   
What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993)
Titipu
   was created by   
W. S. Gilbert
Medieval court of the emperor of Japan, in the operetta libretto for "The Mikado"
Ko-Ko's Garden
   was created by   
W. S. Gilbert
"The Mikado"
Paul Gilbert
   has played guitar in   
Mr. Big
American, Instrumental rock
Peter Hedges
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993)
Based on the 1991 book 'What's Eating Gilbert Grape?'
Gilbert Stuart
   painted   

George Washington (Landsdowne Portrait); 1796; American; Rococo; Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C., U.S.A.; oil on canvas; 248 x 159 cm
Gilbert Stuart
   painted   

Thomas Jefferson; 1821; American; Rococo; National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., U.S.A.; oil on panel; 66 x 54 cm
Gilbert Stuart
   painted   

Portrait of Elizabeth Beltzhoover Mason; 1803-1805; American; Rococo; The Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio, U.S.A.; oil on canvas; 74 x 61 cm
Gilbert Stuart
   painted   

Catherine Brass Yates (Mrs. Richard Yates); 1793-1794; American; Rococo; National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., U.S.A.; oil on canvas; 76 x 64 cm
Gilbert Stuart
   painted   

The Skater (Portrait of William Grant); 1782; American; Rococo; National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., U.S.A.; oil on canvas; 245 x 147 cm
Gilbert Stuart
   painted   

John Adams; 1815; American; Rococo; National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., U.S.A.; oil on canvas; 74 x 61 cm
Gilbert Stuart
   painted   

Portrait of the Mohawk Chieftain Thayenanegea, Known as Joseph Brant; 1786; American; Rococo; private collection; oil on canvas; 76 x 61 cm
Lewis Gilbert
   was a   
Film Director
1920 - 2018. Directed three Bond films, but also known for three films depicting the British working-class, Alfie, Educating Rita and Shirley Valentine. Noted for using the technique of 'breaking the fourth wall' for comic effect.






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