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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... Humphrey (1882–1949), Chairman of the Spink County, South Dakota Democratic Party 1928 delegate to the Democratic National Convention 1928 1948 ... Humphrey Jr ... Humphrey Jr ...
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... Humphrey Center, administration building at Grand View University in Des Moines, Iowa Humphrey Go-Bart, a shuttle bus service that connected UC Berkeley with Berkeley BART station ...
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... Empire Humphrey was a 275 GRT tug which was built by Cochrane Sons Ltd, Selby ... In August 1944, Empire Humphrey and Empire Betsy towed Empire Beatrice from Dungeness to Blyth Sands after the latter was torpedoed by German E-boats ...
Maud Humphrey
... Maud Humphrey (March 30, 1868 – 1940) was a suffragette, commercial illustrator and the mother of actor Humphrey Bogart ... Born in Rochester, New York to John Perkins Humphrey and Frances V ...

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    If you give me your attention, I will tell you what I am:
    I’m a genuine philanthropist—all other kinds are sham.
    Each little fault of temper and each social defect
    In my erring fellow creatures, I endeavor to correct.
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    For the first time in the history of mankind, one generation literally has the power to destroy the past, the present and the future, the power to bring time to an end.
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