On This Day: 11th of September

On this day in 1901:

British Association, 1901
The Annual Meeting of the British Association commenced in Glasgow. The University provided accommodation for the Association's meetings.

On this day in 1945:

Opening of the Citizen's Theatre
OH MavorJames Bridie, pseudonym of Osborne Henry Mavor (1888-1951), established the Citizen's Theatre in 1943 with the official opening in 1945.

On this day in 1992:

CREST
The Centre for Research in Environmental Science and Technology (CREST) was formally launched at a seminar in the Kelvin Conference Centre.

Births and Deaths

Norman DavidsonOn this day in 1972
Norman Davidson died.

Frances MelvilleOn this day in 1873
Frances Melville was born.

Raymond ScothorneOn this day in 2007
Raymond Scothorne died.

Fred StoneOn this day in 1921
Fred Stone was born.

On this day in 1861
Walter Washington Buchanan died.

On this day in 1869
David Coutts was born.

On this day in 1842
Robert Harvey was born.

On this day in 1869
Daniel Lamont was born.

On this day in 1863
David Gilmour Lyall was born.

On this day in 1861
John McIvor was born.

On this day in 1844
Alexander McQueen MacPhee was born.

On this day in 1868
John Wyllie Nicol was born.

On this day in 1890
Joanna Agnew Brown was born.

On this day in 1886
Elizabeth Edmiston Carlyle was born.

On this day in 1883
Eric John Dyke was born.

On this day in 1879
John Frew was born.

On this day in 1886
William Leishman was born.

On this day in 1880
James Duff McCulloch was born.

Hyacinth Bernard Wenceslaus Morgan, MBChB 1909On this day in 1885
Hyacinth Bernard Wenceslaus Morgan was born.

On this day in 1880
Jannette Reid Bartholomew Nelson was born.

On this day in 1886
Ernest William Russell was born.

On this day in 1881
Jeanie Hinshaw Stewart was born.

Robert William Service, courtesy of Anne Service LongepeOn this day in 1958
Robert William Service died.

On this day in 1912
Robin Jenkins was born.

On this day in 1890
Donald Macdonald was born.

On this day in 1891
Jane Marguerite Walker was born.

Robert Georg Schreiber, matriculation slip 1907-08On this day in 1932
Robert Georg Schreiber died.

Dr Alice Marshall and J.A.G. BurtonOn this day in 1987
Alice Julia Marshall died.

On this day in 1895
Helen Muriel Wurr was born.