John Gilbert (July 1897 – January was an American actor, screenwriter and director. He rose to fame during the silent film era and became a popular leading man. At the height of his career, Gilbert rivaled Rudolph Valentino.
Greta Garbo and John Gilbert. Greta Garbo never married, had no children, and lived alone as an adult. Her most famous romance was with her frequent co-star, John Gilbert, with whom she lived intermittently in 1926 and
Greta Garbo and John Gilbert. This famous actor was a well known star of the Silent Films. His last Silent Movie was ‘Desert Nights’, he also worked as a director in many Hollywood movies. He died of a heart attack in 1936 at the age of