Walter Gilbert

(1932 - 1979)

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Walter Gilbert
1932 - 1979
Born
April 5, 1932
Death
July 1979
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Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32202
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Walter Gilbert was born on April 5, 1932. He died in July 1979 at age 47. We know that Walter Gilbert had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32202.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Walter Gilbert died in July 1979 at 47 years old. He was born on April 5, 1932. We have no information about Walter's surviving family. We know that Walter Gilbert had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32202.

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In 1932, in the year that Walter Gilbert was born, on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

In 1949, he was 17 years old when 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 1951, he was 19 years old when on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1960, he was 28 years old when on May 1st, an American CIA U-2 spy plane, piloted by Francis Gary Powers, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile over the Soviet Union. Powers ejected and survived but was captured. The U.S. claimed that the U-2 was a "weather plane" but Powers was convicted in the Soviet Union of espionage. He was released in 1962 after 1 year, 9 months and 10 days in prison.

In 1979, in the year of Walter Gilbert's passing, on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

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