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Dr. Gilbert Birkins was a Toronto medical doctor and a part time inventor. He owned Birkins Farms in Mimico and his medical practice was in Toronto. Birkins used to share his practice with a Dr. Sherman (now deceased).
As an inventor and business man, Birkins partnered with Percival Pollack. Pollack often invested funds in Birkins' inventions like Corn Shards. When Pollack pulled out as investor in Birkins' Motorcycle, Birkins had him killed.