On This Day: 27th of November

On this day in 1939:

Inaugural WP Ker lecture delivered
Professor Raymond Wilson Chambers, Professor of English Language and Literature in the University of London, delivered the inaugural WP Ker Lecture in the English Classroom.

Births and Deaths

On this day in 1625
John Cameron died.

On this day in 1751
Thomas Craigie died.

On this day in 1896
John Blacklock was born.

On this day in 1990
W Arthur Mackey died.

On this day in 1870
Thomas Tennant Barrie was born.

On this day in 1867
James Fairlie Gemmill was born.

On this day in 1868
John Irvine MacMillan was born.

On this day in 1871
David Guilland Taylor was born.

On this day in 1864
James Symond Beveridge was born.

On this day in 1881
Robert Bruce was born.

On this day in 1888
Mary Fotheringham Campbell was born.

On this day in 1886
Agnes Sneddon Douglas was born.

On this day in 1880
Duncan Davidson Hair was born.

On this day in 1889
David Hall was born.

On this day in 1879
Margaret Hardy was born.

On this day in 1879
William Carrick Howat was born.

On this day in 1877
John Maclean was born.

On this day in 1884
John Simon Finlayson Maclennan was born.

On this day in 1881
Finlay McCulloch was born.

On this day in 1877
Norman John Morison was born.

On this day in 1873
Jean Effie Prowse was born.

On this day in 1879
Thomas Stewart was born.

On this day in 1879
David Gladstone Taylor was born.

On this day in 1877
John Restell Thomas was born.

On this day in 1887
Robert McDonald Walker was born.

Leon Maurice Pitoy matriculation 1906-07On this day in 1954
Léon Maurice Pitoy died.

On this day in 1891
Daniel Sutherland was born.

On this day in 1879
James Johnston was born.

On this day in 1889
Jessie Shoolbred Rowat McVail was born.

On this day in 1892
Marie Baird Park was born.

On this day in 1892
Margaret Clark was born.

On this day in 1893
John Lawrie Lumsden Niven was born.

On this day in 1892
William Rollo was born.

William Kerr ConnellOn this day in 1898
William Kerr Connell was born.

On this day in 1890
Stewart Johnstone was born.

On this day in 1894
John Polson was born.

Alexanderina Matheson On this day in 1903
Alexanderina Matheson was born.

John Nicholas Balaskas, Graduation Schedule, 1933On this day in 1900
John Nicholas Balaskas was born.