What is Sir Humphrey Gilbert?

  • (noun): English navigator who in 1583 established in Newfoundland the first English colony in North America (1539-1583).
    Synonyms: Gilbert, Humphrey Gilbert

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Famous quotes containing the words gilbert and/or humphrey:

    Among them was a Bishop, who
    Had lately been appointed to
    The balmy isle of Rum-ti-Foo,
    And Peter was his name.
    —Sir William Schwenck Gilbert (1836–1911)

    The President has only 190 million bosses. The Vice President has 190 million and one.
    —Hubert H. Humphrey (1911–1978)