On This Day: 25th of August

Births and Deaths

James WattOn this day in 1819
James Watt died.

On this day in 1844
Sir Thomas Muir was born.

John Orr of BarrowfieldOn this day in 1744
John Orr of Barrowfield died.

On this day in 1870
Alfred Ernest Evans was born.

On this day in 1857
Duncan Hunter Brodie was born.

On this day in 1853
Alexander Brown Cleland died.

On this day in 1861
Alexander Brown Fisher was born.

On this day in 1860
Archibald Jamieson was born.

On this day in 1859
James Paul Low was born.

On this day in 1868
Robert Wilson McClure was born.

On this day in 1854
Roderick Campbell MacDiarmid was born.

On this day in 1868
Alexander McGregor was born.

On this day in 1862
Andrew Murdoch was born.

On this day in 1874
Willliam John Orr was born.

On this day in 1874
Henry Angus Williamson was born.

On this day in 1886
Jane Dunsmuir Boyd was born.

Charles Adolphus Crichlow, MB 1907On this day in 1882
Charles Adolphus Crichlow was born.

On this day in 1884
Phebe Rutherford Dewar was born.

On this day in 1888
Charlotte Elder Gordon was born.

On this day in 1884
William Henderson was born.

On this day in 1887
William Charles Macartney was born.

On this day in 1878
Grace Christina MacKay was born.

On this day in 1884
Gracie Smith Sloan Mackeith was born.

On this day in 1874
Robert Howie Martin was born.

On this day in 1880
Alexander Murray was born.

On this day in 1881
Thomas Reid was born.

On this day in 1880
Francis Purser Holbrooke Stirling was born.

On this day in 1888
James King Walker was born.

On this day in 1878
George White was born.

On this day in 1891
Ethel Mason was born.

On this day in 1889
Leopold Glushah was born.

On this day in 1891
Skiene Kang Hwang was born.

On this day in 1975
Alfred Jakub Igel died.

Leopold GlushakOn this day in 1889
Leopold Israel Glushak was born.

On this day in 1981
Conrad Baenninger died.

On this day in 1890
Charles George MacDowall was born.

Kate ThomsonOn this day in 1962
Kate Thomson died.

On this day in 1881
Warrand Carlile died.

On this day in 1892
May Margaret Buchanan was born.

On this day in 1890
Archibald McKerrow Russell was born.

On this day in 1967
Narendra Singh died.

On this day in 1891
James Ferguson Duthie was born.

On this day in 1888
Alex Wilkie Ritchie was born.

Dr Hugh Bankhead, obituary, 31 August 1940On this day in 1940
Doctor (Lieutenant) Hugh Bankhead died.