Samuel Gilburne

(fl. c. 1595—1615) actor

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(fl. c. 1594–?1620), actor (King's Men 1605). Gilburne is named in the actor list in the 1623 Folio. He was apprenticed to Augustine Phillips, whose will left him ‘the sum of 40 shillings and my mouse coloured velvet hose and a white taffeta doublet suit, my purple cloak, sword, and dagger, and my bass viol’.

From The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

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