On This Day: 30th of March

On this day in 1863:

Lord Palmerston installed as Rector
Henry John Temple (1784-1865), 3rd Viscount Palmerston, was installed as Rector of the University. Palmerston was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, 1855-1858 and 1859-1865.

Births and Deaths

William HunterOn this day in 1783
William Hunter died.

Sir Robert Muir, c 1900On this day in 1959
Sir Robert Muir died.

Herbert James PatonOn this day in 1887
Herbert James Paton was born.

On this day in 1864
William Douglas Erskine was born.

On this day in 1868
William George Barras was born.

On this day in 1859
Thomas Mitchell Bonar was born.

On this day in 1874
William Brown was born.

On this day in 1868
Henry Niven Gardiner was born.

On this day in 1874
William Cumming was born.

On this day in 1873
Hugh Cameron Hutchison was born.

On this day in 1863
William Houldsworth MacLeod was born.

On this day in 1872
Henry Alexander Patullo was born.

On this day in 1749
David Ure was born.

On this day in 1867
George William Webber was born.

On this day in 1863
Donald Wingate was born.

On this day in 1888
Agnes Paterson Barr was born.

On this day in 1879
George Thomson Bogle was born.

On this day in 1876
Gregor Hugh Grant Davie was born.

On this day in 1879
John Alexander Falconer was born.

On this day in 1875
Mina Macarthur Hutton was born.

On this day in 1877
Peter William Monie was born.

On this day in 1887
Herbert James Paton was born.

On this day in 1882
James Thomson was born.

David ClydeOn this day in 1894
Sir David Clyde was born.

On this day in 1892
Ann Kemp Cumming was born.

On this day in 1894
Władysław Kolasa was born.

Munib Emir El Ghurabyib Matriculation Slip 1915-16On this day in 1896
Munib Emir El Ghurayib was born.

Franz Friedrich Schlör Matriculation Slip 1913On this day in 1888
Franz Friedrich Schlör was born.

On this day in 1837
Amasa P Coy died.

On this day in 1893
Lilias Taylor was born.

On this day in 1891
Alexander George Brand was born.

On this day in 1886
William Donald was born.

On this day in 1893
Marion Watson was born.