On This Day: 21st of March

On this day in 1955:

First University Archivist
David Wilson Reid was appointed to the new post of University Archivist.

Births and Deaths

On this day in 1934
Sir Thomas Muir died.

Allen ThomsonOn this day in 1884
Allen Thomson died.

On this day in 1721
Charles Schaw Cathcart 9th Baron Cathcart was born.

Keith VickermanOn this day in 1933
Keith Vickerman was born.

Derick ThomsonOn this day in 2012
Derick Smith Thomson died.

On this day in 1886
Edward Hindle was born.

On this day in 1872
Hugh Brown Currie was born.

On this day in 1849
William James Holme was born.

On this day in 1858
John Liddle King was born.

Dr George MiddletonOn this day in 1928
George Stevenson Middleton died.

On this day in 1869
David Donaldson Robertson was born.

On this day in 1875
Herbert Kidson Wallace was born.

On this day in 1863
Andrew Wilson was born.

On this day in 1852
James Wylie was born.

On this day in 1878
George Buik was born.

On this day in 1885
Robert Donald was born.

On this day in 1879
William Lamb Fordyce was born.

On this day in 1877
Margaret Hay Livingston was born.

On this day in 1877
Jessie Seath MacEwen was born.

On this day in 1881
James McFadyen was born.

On this day in 1876
John Cooper Russell was born.

Hugh Davidson Matriculation slip 1908-09On this day in 1886
Hugh Davidson was born.

On this day in 1930
Jacob Axel Alfred Carl von Rosen died.

On this day in 2010
David Livingstone Wilson died.

On this day in 1867
Donald Lamont was born.

William Moore Cameron, MBChB 1916On this day in 1892
Brigadier William Moore Cameron was born.

On this day in 1892
Robert Rennie was born.

On this day in 1896
John Crawford Grant was born.

On this day in 1893
Mary Fleming Barrie Neilson was born.

On this day in 1892
David Mair was born.

On this day in 1894
George Matthews was born.

On this day in 1897
Charles Milliken Smith was born.