Dorothy Gibson

Dorothy Gibson bio

Birth Name: Dorothy Winifred Brown

Occupation: Titanic Survivor

Place Of Birth: New Jersey

Date Of Birth: May 17, 1889

Date Of Death: February 17, 1946

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Dorothy Gibson was born on the 17th of May, 1889. She was popular for being a Titanic Survivor. After becoming famous as a survivor of the 1912 Titanic disaster, Gibson starred in a silent film based on the event and titled Saved From the Titanic. During her one-year-long film acting career, she appeared in a total of twenty-five movies; the only one that survives is a 1912 picture titled A Lucky Holdup.

Dorothy Gibson was born in New Jersey. One year prior to boarding the Titanic, she made her silent film debut in A Show Girl’s Stratagem and went on to play the role of Molly Pitcher in the 1911 movie Hands Across the Sea. During the early 1900s, she also had a prolific career as an artist’s model. In the early 1900s, she had a half decade-long affair with Universal Pictures co-founder Jules Brulatour.

Dorothy Gibson was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Dorothy Gibson was born in 1880s.

Dorothy Winifred Brown is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Dorothy’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Dorothy Gibson’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Dorothy Gibson’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Dorothy Gibson kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Dorothy Gibson was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Dorothy Winifred Brown
NICKNAME: Dorothy Winifred Brown, Dorothy Gibson, The Harrison Fisher Girl



Zodiac Sign: Dorothy Gibson was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Dorothy Gibson was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Dorothy Gibson had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Dorothy Gibson’s birth sign is Taurus and she had a ruling planet of Venus.

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