Russell P Gilbert

14 November 1938–7 March 1996 (Age 57)
Hometown, Rush Township, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Russell P

When Russell P Gilbert was born on 14 November 1938, his father, Earl Wilber Gilbert, was 33 and his mother, Thelma Catherine Deisenroth, was 28. He died on 7 March 1996, at the age of 57, and was buried in Hometown, Rush Township, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Earl Wilber Gilbert
Thelma Catherine Deisenroth
Earl C Gilbert
Edna Charlotte Gilbert
Russell P Gilbert

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1941 · The Four Freedoms

Age 3

President Roosevelt spoke in front of Congress and gave a speech on what Freedoms everyone should be granted. First being the Freedom of Speech. Second, the freedom of Religion, Third, The Freedom from Want, and Fourth, the Freedom from Fear. Being a big deal, FDR didn't just say that all people should have these freedoms because Americans already expected these freedoms.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 17

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

Norman: Some derive this name from the Norman Giselbert; others translate it 'bright pledge, or bright as gold.' It has been corrupted down from the Old German name Childebert, from child-brecht, distinguished warrior. The nickname is Gib.

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