On This Day: 15th of January

On this day in 1976:

University v Albion Rovers
The University football team lost 1-0 to Albion Rovers in a Scottish Cup First Round replay at Westerlands Athletic Ground. The crowd of 1,300 paying spectators was reputedly joined by 500 more who walked into the ground after the 1.30pm kick-off. The teams had drawn 1-1 in the first game in Coatbridge.

Births and Deaths

Hector HetheringtonOn this day in 1961
Sir Hector Hetherington died.

Sir Donald MacAlisterOn this day in 1934
Sir Donald MacAlister 1st Baronet died.

On this day in 1867
Robert Francis Barclay was born.

On this day in 1865
James William Dalziel Carruthers was born.

On this day in 1863
Hedley Robert Vicars Crossfield was born.

On this day in 1877
Charles Campbell Cuthbert was born.

On this day in 1862
David James was born.

On this day in 1875
Rev. John Stuart Leishman was born.

On this day in 1865
Alexander Hutchison McCracken was born.

On this day in 1872
Samuel MacFie was born.

Letter from Professor Umov to Kelvin, 20 Sept 1896On this day in 1915
Nikolay Alekseevich Umov died.

On this day in 1877
James Campbell Bringan was born.

On this day in 1883
Archibald Campbell was born.

On this day in 1881
Mary Theresa Gallacher was born.

On this day in 1861
Henry Tod Gillies was born.

On this day in 1885
George Jackson was born.

On this day in 1877
John Kennedy was born.

On this day in 1878
James Rae McIntosh was born.

On this day in 1877
Allan Dixon Mitchell was born.

On this day in 1889
Mary Peden Murdoch was born.

On this day in 1873
Andrew Reid Nimmo was born.

On this day in 1890
Sarah McKissock Ross was born.

Joseph Henri Napoleon Felix Savy MB ChB 1910On this day in 1965
Joseph Henri Napoleon Felix Savy died.

On this day in 1877
Arthur Anderson Stewart was born.

On this day in 1882
Kenneth Stewart was born.

On this day in 1887
Mary Miller Thomson was born.

On this day in 1883
John Youngson Wood was born.

On this day in 1892
Thomas Wilkinson was born.

On this day in 1898
Martin Alfred Peacock was born.

On this day in 1890
Alexander Hart was born.

On this day in 1890
George Granville Ramage was born.

On this day in 1826
Francis Brown died.

On this day in 1788
Patrick Hamilton died.

On this day in 1893
Agnes MacKinnon Davidson was born.

John Burnet SrOn this day in 1901
John Burnet Sr died.

On this day in 1892
Alexander Fraser McIntosh was born.

On this day in 1891
Mary Stewart Stalker was born.

On this day in 1895
Mary Walker Ballantyne was born.

On this day in 1893
John Cowie was born.

On this day in 1850
Joseph Shaughnessy was born.