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Visiongeo: “When everyone is somebody - then no one’s anybody. “ Sir William Schwenck Gilbert.

MacCocktail: “It's love that makes the world go round.” ― William Schwenck Gilbert (died this day, May 29, 1911)

ArmandoMandap: Quote of the Day “It isn't so much what's on the table that matters, as what's on the chairs.” Sir William Schwenck Gilbert » Sir William Schwenck Gilbert was an English dramatist, librettist, poet and illustrator best known for the fourteen comic operas .

LarryJSmith16: “It isn't so much what's on the table that matters, as what's on the chairs.” Sir William Schwenck Gilbert » Sir William Schwenck Gilbert was an English dramatist, librettist, poet and illustrator.

fancy62629: It isn't so much what's on the table that matters, as what's on the chairs. -Sir William Schwenck Gilbert

EastshireWbusy: Quote of the day : “It isn't so much what's on the table that matters, as what's on the chairs. Sir William Schwenck Gilbert.

comp0s_ment1s: Life's perhaps the only Riddle that we shrink from giving up. -William Schwenck Gilbert-

EnglishTreasure: OTD 18th Nov 1836, the dramatist, poet & illustrator Sir William Schwenck 'W'S' Gilbert was born at 17 Southampton Street in The Strand, London. His father was a surgeon.

JulieHowlin: Sir William Schwenck "W.S." Gilbert, the lyricist half of the team of Gilbert and Sullivan was born on this date in 1836. 10 things you didn't know about him:

Roy_Wallen: The meaning doesn't matter if it's only idle chatter of a transcendental kind. – William Schwenck Gilbert, born on this date in 1836

Book_Addict: Happy birthday to brilliant writer/librettist William Schwenck Gilbert (November 18,1836, creator of the librettor for “H.M.S. Pinafore” (1878) and other major works.

BenSteelmanSN: "Oh, wouldn't the world seem dull and flat with nothing whatever to grumble at?" Birthday of William Schwenck Gilbert, half of Gilbert & Sullivan.

PotsdamCoop: When the footpads quail at the night bird's wail, And black dogs bay at the moon, Then is the specters' holiday- then is the ghosts' high noon! ~ Sir William Schwenck Gilbert Happy Halloween everyone!

MMJYBBJWIdols: Dies in Harrow, England at the age of 74 on May 29, 1911, of a heart attack while attempting to rescue a drowning swimmer, William Schwenck Gilbert, English dramatist (Gilbert & Sullivan).

IdealistAnarchy: “I grew so rich that I was sent By a pocket borough into Parliament. I always voted at my party’s call, And I never thought of thinking for myself at all.” – Sir William Schwenck Gilbert (and Sullivan), H. M. S. Pinafore,

Roy_Wallen: The meaning doesn't matter if it's only idle chatter of a transcendental kind. – William Schwenck Gilbert, born on this date in 1836

edpearce080759: William Schwenck Gilbert of Gilbert & Sullivan fame was born on November 18, 1836, in London. As a toddler, Gilbert was kidnapped by bandits in Naples during a family holiday in 1839. He was returned after a £25 ransom was paid.

ARTSalamode: Born 11/18: painters David Wilkie, Gaspar de Crayer, Jean-Paul Lemieux, photog Louis Daguerre, writers Margaret Atwood, William Schwenck "W.S." Gilbert, jazz trumpet Don Cherry, drums Cindy Blackmon, singer/songwriter sheila Jordon, lyricist Johnny Mercer.

Book_Addict: Happy birthday to brilliant writer/librettist William Schwenck Gilbert (November 18,1836, creator of the librettor for “H.M.S. Pinafore” (1878) and other major works.

DesHarney: Happy 183rd birthday to Sir William Schwenck Gilbert, a writer and commentator perhaps best remembered as one half of that famous pantomime horse, Gilbert O'Sullivan. Economist Espresso celebrates by sharing lines from 'H.M.S. Pinafore' that could apply…

stanleyoperaco: Operetta fans. We know you’re out there. The first night of our funny new show, full of the best songs of William Schwenck Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan, is just a week away. Tickets:

WikiPageBot: Sir William Schwenck Gilbert (18 November 1836 – 29 May 1911) was an English dramatist, librettist, poet and illustrator best known for his collaboration with composer Arthur Sullivan, which produced fourteen comic operas. The most famous of these inc...

EnglishTreasure: Sir Arthur composed several hymns including the well known 'Onward Christian Soldiers' but he is of course best remembered for his collaborations with the dramatist and poet Sir William Schwenck. Gilbert.

CompEngineer01: you're like a young William Schwenck Gilbert Ÿ˜‚



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