On This Day: 27th of March

Births and Deaths

Gilbert Scott BuildingOn this day in 1878
Sir George Gilbert Scott died.

James VI and IOn this day in 1625
King James VI and I died.

John BrightOn this day in 1889
John Bright died.

Catherine CarswellOn this day in 1879
Catherine Carswell was born.

On this day in 1742
Thomas Brisbane died.

On this day in 1993
John Conn died.

On this day in 1987
Erich Clar died.

On this day in 1870
Hugh Carmichael was born.

On this day in 1864
Robert McLean was born.

On this day in 1859
George Caldwell Dalziel was born.

On this day in 1871
William John was born.

George Matheson - Signature signed on his behalf due to him being blind.On this day in 1842
Rev. George Matheson was born.

On this day in 1861
Charles MacTaggart was born.

On this day in 1879
Catherine Bennie was born.

On this day in 1890
Matthew Bowie was born.

On this day in 1883
Anna Bradshaw Irving was born.

On this day in 1887
John Graig McFadyen was born.

On this day in 1880
John Neilson was born.

On this day in 1889
Alexander Gordon Paisley was born.

On this day in 1878
Archibald Shaw was born.

On this day in 1881
Alfred Ingram Steven was born.

John Aloysius McConnochie MB ChB 1913On this day in 1974
John Aloysius McConnochie died.

On this day in 1891
John Farquhar Young was born.

On this day in 1811
William Reid was born.

On this day in 1892
Alexander Hogg Donaldson was born.

On this day in 1893
Hugh Ernest McColl was born.

On this day in 1990
Frederick Robert Storrie died.

On this day in 1896
Walter Watson Forsyth was born.