On This Day: 11th of June

On this day in 1901:

Ninth Jubilee Celebrations
Celebrations began to mark the Ninth Jubilee of the University, with a torch-lit procession from the City Chambers to the University. On their arrival at the Gilbert Scott Building, the processionists were addressed from the central balcony by the Principal and the Lord Provost.

Births and Deaths

Eva Schaper Matriculation SlipOn this day in 1992
Eva Schaper died.

On this day in 1873
Alexander Adams Duncan was born.

On this day in 1871
Archibald Gilchrist Hay was born.

On this day in 1872
Thomas Henry Hay was born.

On this day in 1948
Alexander Mackay Hill died.

On this day in 1860
Robert Scott was born.

On this day in 1870
John Provand Thomson was born.

On this day in 1879
David Keir Chalmers was born.

On this day in 1941
James Alexander Cowie died.

On this day in 1878
William Towers Hardie was born.

On this day in 1882
Alexander Hamilton Harley was born.

On this day in 1890
Janet Dickie Hyslop was born.

On this day in 1890
Janet Graig Laidlaw was born.

On this day in 1884
Archibald Macintyre was born.

On this day in 1880
Neil MacLeod was born.

On this day in 1877
Ivy McKenzie was born.

On this day in 1885
Duncan Hamilton Neilson was born.

On this day in 1886
Frederick William Powell was born.

On this day in 1874
Charles James Ross was born.

On this day in 1884
Ann Margaret Stewart was born.

On this day in 1884
Andrew Kerr Walton was born.

On this day in 1888
Henry Yellowlees was born.

On this day in 1890
Felix Arthur Kerr was born.

On this day in 1886
Frank Whitwell Kinnear Lawrie was born.

On this day in 1887
Jane McLean Currie was born.

On this day in 1907
John Malone was born.

On this day in 1882
Robert Blackie Aikman was born.

On this day in 1977
Alexander Duncan Smart died.

James Eyre Walcott, MB ChB 1931On this day in 1894
James Eyre Walcott was born.

On this day in 1890
Morten Grindal was born.

On this day in 2002
David Stark Reid Waugh died.

On this day in 1892
Kenneth McAlpin Ross was born.

Janet Napier Phemister MatricOn this day in 1895
Janet Napier Phemister was born.