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On This Day: 16th of November

On this day in 1250:

Feast Day of Saint Margaret
The Queen Margaret Union and Queen Margaret Hall of Residence are named for Margaret, Queen of Scots, who was canonised in 1250. Her Feast Day is observed on 16 November.

Births and Deaths

On this day in 1093
Queen Margaret died.

John BrightOn this day in 1811
John Bright was born.

John PhillimoreOn this day in 1926
John Swinnerton Phillimore died.

On this day in 1886
Arnold Gomme was born.

On this day in 1873
William Gregory Bell was born.

Peter Gardiner's First Matriculation SlipOn this day in 1865
Peter Gardiner was born.

On this day in 1863
William James Kerr was born.

On this day in 1867
Alexander McInnes was born.

On this day in 1863
Angus McLean was born.

On this day in 1871
John Struthers was born.

On this day in 1869
Charles Frederick Wylie was born.

On this day in 1889
Archibald Chisolm was born.

On this day in 1875
Robert Crawford was born.

On this day in 1875
William Dow was born.

On this day in 1874
Charles Elphinstone Fleming was born.

On this day in 1874
Robert Frame was born.

On this day in 1885
AlexanderThomas Arthur Gourlay was born.

On this day in 1876
John Gracie was born.

On this day in 1885
Dora Selkirk Henderson was born.

On this day in 1886
Ida Eugenie Krasser was born.

On this day in 1876
Alexander MacCulloch was born.

On this day in 1881
David McMillan was born.

On this day in 1872
James Moffat was born.

On this day in 1878
Roderick Macdonald Nicol was born.

On this day in 1885
William Robert Smellie was born.

On this day in 1888
Arthur Steven was born.

On this day in 1885
John Albert Thomson was born.

On this day in 1888
Margaret Black Thomson was born.

On this day in 1888
Violet Margaret Fyfe was born.

On this day in 1894
James McCosh died.

On this day in 1895
Alexandrina Copland Scott was born.

On this day in 1893
Anita Vivien Bryce was born.

On this day in 1892
James Liddell was born.

John Wilson 1920 Matriculation SlipOn this day in 1903
John Wilson was born.