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Billy Gilbert (September 12, 1894 – September 23, 1971) was an American comedian and actor known for his comic sneeze routines. He appeared in over 200 feature films, short subjects and television shows starting in 1929. He is not to be confused with silent film actor Billy Gilbert (a.k.a. Little Billy Gilbert, born William V. Campbell, 1891–1961).

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Billy Gilbert (September 12, 1894 – September 23, 1971) was an American comedian and actor known for his comic sneeze routines. He appeared in over 200 feature films, short subjects and television shows starting in 1929. He is not to be confused with silent film actor Billy Gilbert (a.k.a. Little Billy Gilbert, born William V. Campbell, 1891–1961).

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 167

Birthday 1894-09-12

Day of Death 1971-09-23

Place of Birth Louisville, Kentucky, USA

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Also Known As

  • William Gilbert Barron
  • William Gilbert

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1962 Paradise Alley as Julius Wilson
1962 Five Weeks in a Balloon as Sultan/Actioneer
1960 The Roaring 20's (1 episode)
1953 Down Among the Sheltering Palms as King Jilouili
1950 Musical Comedy Time (1 episode)
1948 The Kissing Bandit as General Felipe Toro
1947 Mickey and the Beanstalk as Willie the Giant
1945 Anchors Aweigh as Cafe Manager
1945 Trouble Chasers as Billy
1944 Crazy Knights as Billy
1944 Ever Since Venus as Tiny Lewis
1944 Wedded Bliss
1944 Three of a Kind as Billy
1944 Take It or Leave It as Himself
1944 Crazy Like a Fox as Cabbie
1944 Wing and a Prayer as (archive footage)
1943 Crazy House as Sid Drake
1943 Always a Bridesmaid as Nicholas 'Nick' Neopolitan
1943 Spotlight Scandals as Billy Gilbert
1943 Shot in the Escape as Alexsos
1943 Shantytown as 'Papa' Ferrelli
1942 Arabian Nights as Ahmad
1942 Song of the Islands as Palola's Father
1942 Sleepytime Gal as Chef Popodopolis
1942 Mr. Wise Guy as Knobby
1942 Valley of the Sun as Homer Burnaby - Justice of the Peace
1941 Week-End in Havana as Arbolado
1941 New Wine as Poldi
1941 Angels with Broken Wings as Billy Wilson
1941 Reaching for the Sun as Amos
1941 Model Wife as Mr. Dominic
1940 No, No, Nanette as Styles
1940 Tin Pan Alley as Sheik
1940 Seven Sinners as Tony
1940 The Great Dictator as Field Marshal Herring
1940 The Villain Still Pursued Her as Master of Ceremonies
1940 A Little Bit of Heaven as Tony
1940 Sing, Dance, Plenty Hot as Hector
1940 Lucky Partners as Charles
1940 Scatterbrain as Hoffman
1940 Cross-Country Romance as Orestes
1940 Queen of the Mob as Mr. Reier
1940 Safari as Mondehare
1940 Women in War as Pierre, the Cobbler
1940 Sandy Is a Lady as Billy Pepino
1940 His Girl Friday as Joe Pettibone
1939 Rio as Manuelo
1939 Destry Rides Again as Loupgerou
1939 The Under-Pup as Tolio
1939 The Star Maker as Stanislov Papadopoulos
1939 Forged Passport as Nick Mendoza
1938 The Girl Downstairs as Garage mechanic
1938 Once Over Lightly as Professor Dimitrius Kapouris
1938 Peck's Bad Boy with the Circus as Bud Boggs
1938 Mr. Doodle Kicks Off as Prof. Minorous
1938 Breaking the Ice as Mr. Small
1938 My Lucky Star as Nick
1938 Block-Heads as Mr. Gilbert
1938 Army Girl as Canteen waiter
1938 Hollywood Goes to Town
1938 Joy of Living as Cafe Owner
1938 Maid's Night Out as Mr. Papalapoulas
1938 Happy Landing as Counter Man
1937 She's Got Everything as Chaffee - a Creditor
1937 Rosalie as Oloff
1937 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs as Sneezy (voice)
1937 Fight for Your Lady as Boris - Reporter
1937 The Firefly as Innkeeper
1937 Music for Madame as Krause
1937 One Hundred Men and a Girl as Garage Owner
1937 The Life of the Party as Dr. Molnac
1937 Broadway Melody of 1938 as George Papaloopas
1937 The Toast of New York as Photographer
1937 Captains Courageous as Soda Steward (uncredited)
1937 The Outcasts of Poker Flat as Charley - the Bartender
1937 The Man Who Found Himself as Fat hobo
1937 China Passage as Bartender
1937 Espionage as Turk
1937 Sea Devils as Billy
1937 When You're in Love as Jose
1937 On The Avenue as Joe Papaloupas
1937 We're on the Jury as Ephraim Allen
1936 Grandma's Buoys as Von Muller
1936 Night Waitress as Torre - Cafe Owner
1936 The Big Game as Fisher
1936 Bulldog Edition as George Poppupoppalas
1936 So and Sew as Rudolpho
1936 Who's Looney Now as Dr. Von Blatt
1936 Grand Jury as Otto, the janitor
1936 The Bride Walks Out as Mr. Donovan
1936 Early to Bed as Burger
1936 Three of a Kind as The Tailor
1936 One Rainy Afternoon as Doorman at courtroom
1936 Give Us This Night as Leader of Clacque
1936 Love on a Bet as New York Policeman
1936 Sutter's Gold as Gen. Ramos
1936 The Brain Busters as Billy
1935 I Dream Too Much as Cook at Cafe (uncredited)
1935 Coronado as Waiter (uncredited)
1935 Hi, Gaucho! as Cappa Rosa
1935 Nurse to You! as Dr. W.J. Gilbert
1935 Just Another Murder as Mr. Quick
1935 Here Comes the Band as Oswald Carroll
1935 Mad Love as Autograph Seeker on Train (uncredited)
1935 Paris in Spring as First Chef
1935 His Bridal Sweet as Lesh the Lush
1935 His Old Flame
1934 Super Stupid
1934 Happy Landing as Husband
1934 Them Thar Hills as The Doctor
1934 Cockeyed Cavaliers as Innkeeper
1934 Another Wild Idea as Uncle Percy (voice)
1934 Maid in Hollywood as Sneezing Man
1934 Soup and Fish as Count Gustav
1934 The Cracked Ice Man as Prof. Wm. Gilbert, Dean of School
1933 Sons of the Desert as Mr. Ruttledge (voice) (uncredited)
1933 Luncheon at Twelve as Betty's Father
1933 Keg o' My Heart as Schmaltz
1933 Rhapsody in Brew as Louie Schmaltz
1933 This Day and Age as Nightclub Manager
1933 The Rummy as Schmaltz
1933 The Girl in 419 as Sneezing Patient
1933 One Track Minds as Train Conductor
1933 Made on Broadway as Commissioner Jerry Allesandro (uncredited)
1933 Call Her Sausage as Heinie Schmaltz
1933 The Bargain of the Century as Captain Schmaltz
1933 Taxi Barons as Billy / Dutchie
1933 Maids a la Mode as Von Smaltz
1933 Wreckety Wrecks as Bill
1933 Fallen Arches as Mr. Gilbert
1933 Asleep in the Feet as Mr. Gilbert, Dance Hall Proprietor
1933 Bring 'Em Back a Wife as Billy Gilbert
1932 Towed in a Hole as Joe - Junkyard Owner
1932 Sneak Easily as Attorney for the Prosecution
1932 Their First Mistake as Process server
1932 Yoo-Hoo as I.M. Sweet, truck driver
1932 Hot Spot as Cabbie
1932 Pack Up Your Troubles as Mr. Hathaway
1932 Strange Innertube as Billy
1932 Blondie of the Follies as Kinskey's Friend (uncredited)
1932 What Price Taxi as Jealous Husband
1932 Skyscraper Souls as Second Ticket Agent (uncredited)
1932 Million Dollar Legs as Secretary of the Interior (uncredited) as Secretary of the Interior
1932 County Hospital as The Doctor
1932 First in War as Commanding General
1932 The Chimp as Joe the Landlord (uncredited)
1932 Strictly Unreliable as The Actor
1932 Just a Pain in the Parlor
1932 The Music Box as Professor von Schwarzenhoffen (uncredited)
1932 Spanky as Spanky's Father
1932 Red Noses as Tailor's Customer
1932 The Nickel Nurser as Todd's Butler
1932 Sealskins as Mr. Morton (uncredited)
1932 The Tabasco Kid as Mr. Jones a Rancher
1931 The Hasty Marriage as Distraught Passenger On Streetcar (uncredited)
1931 On the Loose as Pierre, the Dressmaker (as William Gilbert)
1931 One Good Turn as Drunk
1931 Chinatown After Dark as Dooley
1931 Shiver My Timbers as The Sea Captain
1931 The Pajama Party as Butler (uncredited)
1931 Catch-As Catch-Can as Ring Announcer (uncredited)
1931 The Panic Is On as Smith - Investment Broker aka The Spot (uncredited)
1930 Sea Legs as Naval Officer
1927 Smith's Fishing Trip as The Fisherman
1926 Smith's Landlord as Small Mover
1926 Smith's Baby as Mabel's Father, Jimmy's Father-in-Law
1915 Hogan Out West as The Cowboy

Directing

1933 Keg o' My Heart Director
1933 Rhapsody in Brew Director

Writing

1938 Once Over Lightly Screenplay

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