John Gilbert

John Gilbert bio

Birth Name: John Cecil Pringle

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Logan

Date Of Birth: July 10, 1897

Date Of Death: January 9, 1936

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

John Gilbert was born on the 10th of July, 1897. He was known for being a Movie Actor. Handsome silent-film era star who played the romantic lead in Anna Karenina.

John Gilbert was born in Logan. He moved to Los Angeles to seek his fortune, and soon met a couple of sympathetic studio heads in Hollywood. At the height of his fame he was called ‘The Great Lover’ and was arguably as famous as Rudolph Valentino .

John Gilbert was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John Gilbert was born in 1890s.

John Cecil Pringle 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".


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


John Gilbert’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on John Gilbert’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, John Gilbert kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

John Gilbert was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: John Cecil Pringle
NICKNAME: John Cecil Pringle
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: John Gilbert was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: John Gilbert was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: John Gilbert had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

John Gilbert’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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