On This Day: 1st of December

On this day in 2003:

Kilbrandon Lecture
Maud Frouke de Boer-Buquicchio, Deputy Secretary-General of the Council of Europe, presented the annual Kilbrandon Lecture at the University, entitled "Justice for Europe's Children". The lecture was organised by The Glasgow Centre for the Child and Society based in the University, in conjunction with the Scottish Executive.

Births and Deaths

On this day in 1874
Harold Wilson was born.

On this day in 1860
John Newton Wyper was born.

On this day in 1853
Simon Fraser was born.

On this day in 1875
John Alexander Coull Mackellar was born.

On this day in 1872
Hugh Thomas Sutherland Morrison was born.

On this day in 1869
Cecil Elliot Moore was born.

On this day in 1867
David Merry Simpson was born.

On this day in 1866
Alexander Watt was born.

On this day in 1887
Rachel Allan was born.

On this day in 1878
James Freeborn Bennett was born.

Emily Gertrude Dorman Bostock (left) and sisterOn this day in 1877
Gertrude Dorman Bostock was born.

On this day in 1886
William Barrie Brownlie was born.

On this day in 1883
Agnes Leggatt Conley was born.

On this day in 1888
John Conway was born.

On this day in 1877
George Morris Crawford was born.

On this day in 1881
Cumstie Williamson Herriot was born.

On this day in 1886
Vincent Lowe was born.

On this day in 1883
Allison David McLachlan was born.

On this day in 1876
Watson Noble was born.

On this day in 1886
Jane Gemmell Russell was born.

On this day in 1887
Christian Somerville was born.

On this day in 1884
James Stratton was born.

On this day in 1868
William Heard Shelford was born.

On this day in 1890
John Dickson Robertson was born.

On this day in 1890
Robert Martin McMinn was born.

On this day in 1893
Frederick William Hebblethwaite was born.