On This Day: 22nd of October

On this day in 2009:

Publication of the Historical Thesaurus of the Oxford English Dictionary
The Historical Thesaurus is published after years of work in the English Language Department of the University of Glasgow.

Births and Deaths

William P Dickson, 1891On this day in 1823
William Purdie Dickson was born.

Sir Archibald SinclairOn this day in 1890
Sir Archibald Sinclair 1st Viscount Thurso was born.

Bill LindOn this day in 2007
Bill Lind died.

On this day in 1883
William Barnhill died.

On this day in 1872
Henry Carmichael was born.

On this day in 1886
Peter Couper was born.

On this day in 1870
William Kilpatrick Hutton was born.

On this day in 1869
Robert Bruce Taylor was born.

On this day in 1929
Frank Lindsay Dickson died.

On this day in 1878
George Balfour Eadie was born.

On this day in 1876
John Forrest was born.

On this day in 1889
Janet Thomson Harvie was born.

On this day in 1879
Douglas William Hunter was born.

On this day in 1881
Alice Annie Lumsden Malcolm was born.

On this day in 1880
Peter Marshall was born.

On this day in 1886
Elizabeth McCulloch was born.

On this day in 1883
William Spence Melville was born.

On this day in 1872
James Moffatt was born.

On this day in 1883
Herbert Washington Saunders was born.

On this day in 1879
James Tulloch was born.

On this day in 1889
Frank Turner was born.

On this day in 1888
Alice Winifred Nicol was born.

On this day in 1887
Norman Cameron was born.

On this day in 1892
Isabella Semple was born.

On this day in 1889
Janet Hislop was born.

On this day in 1885
George Smith Livingston was born.

On this day in 1892
Gladys Eileen Reis was born.

On this day in 1891
William James Poole was born.