C Gilbert (1904 - 1968)

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C Gilbert
1904 - 1968
updated February 06, 2019
C Gilbert was born on February 28, 1904. C died in June 1968 at 64 years of age. We know that C Gilbert had been residing in Red Bluff, Tehama County, California.


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C Gilbert died in June 1968 at age 64. C was born on February 28, 1904. There is no information about C's family or relationships. We know that C Gilbert had been residing in Red Bluff, Tehama County, California.
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In 1904, in the year that C Gilbert was born, the "Teddy's Bear" was first produced. After seeing a political cartoon of President Teddy Roosevelt refusing to kill a clubbed and tied up bear, Jewish Russian immigrant Morris Michtom - who owned a candy shop and sold stuffed animals that he and his wife made at night at the store - made a "Teddy's Bear" and put it in his shop's window. The stuffed bears were an immediate success and Michtom and his wife went on to found the Ideal Novelty and Toy Co.

In 1913, at the age of only 9 years old, C was alive when the Philippine–American War ended for good in June. While the official end of the war was in 1902, fighting continued for several years. An estimated 200,000 to 250,000 total Filipino civilians died and although the U.S. viewed its role as a colonial presence as one of preparing the Philippines for independence, American colonization drastically changed the character off the culture. The Catholic Church was no longer the state religion and English became the primary language of the government.

In 1936, when this person was 32 years old, on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

In 1949, by the time this person was 45 years old, on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

In 1968, in the year of C Gilbert's passing, on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

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Jun 5, 1881 - September 1969
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Jul 19, 1918 - Nov 5, 2010
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Sonja Gilbert
Mar 16, 1919 - Apr 17, 2003
Los Angeles, CA
Arthur L Gilbert
Jan 4, 1920 - Aug 10, 2004
San Jacinto, CA
Evelyn L Gilbert
Jul 22, 1914 - Mar 5, 1990
Reginald Gilbert
Aug 10, 1884 - May 1965
Loren Gilbert
Dec 9, 1913 - April 1967
Walter L Gilbert
Aug 28, 1912 - Nov 2, 1987
Scappoose, OR
Donald Gilbert
Mar 18, 1908 - February 1974
Reno, Nevada
J F Gilbert
Sep 5, 1904 - Jan 30, 2003
Imperial, CA
Oscar Gilbert
Jan 23, 1898 - July 1963
Floyd Gilbert
May 2, 1901 - October 1979
Fort Worth, Texas
Ellen W Gilbert
Dec 20, 1916 - Jan 13, 2003
Reno, NV
Blythe Gilbert
Apr 24, 1904 - April 1986
Turlock, California
Timothy Gilbert
Apr 4, 1925 - Nov 22, 1996
North Las Vegas, NV
Mae Gilbert
Aug 30, 1886 - January 1982
Stockton, California
Thomas W Gilbert
Oct 24, 1925 - Dec 13, 1993
Pittsburg, CA

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