On This Day: 27th of May

On this day in 1997:

Garscube Sports Complex Opening
The Garscube Sports Complex was officially opened. Richard McCulloch from the Wellcome Unit of Molecular Parasitology was the first official user.

Births and Deaths

William EuingOn this day in 1874
William Euing died.

Reginald BosanquetOn this day in 1984
Reginald Bosanquet died.

On this day in 1790
John Aird died.

On this day in 1882
James Aitken was born.

On this day in 1867
Archibald Prentice Campbell was born.

On this day in 1862
Colin Baxter was born.

On this day in 1867
William Craik was born.

On this day in 1871
James Gray Duncanson was born.

On this day in 0
Charles Gray was born.

On this day in 1855
William Hutchinson was born.

On this day in 1855
John Carlyle Johnstone was born.

Neil MacCormick's matriculation record page 2, 1959On this day in 1941
Sir Neil MacCormick was born.

On this day in 1885
Catherine McLean Brown was born.

On this day in 1882
James Walter Buchan was born.

On this day in 1876
Angus Campbell was born.

On this day in 1883
Catherine Downie was born.

On this day in 1888
Janet Buchanan Gallie was born.

On this day in 1891
Alexander Melville Kennedy was born.

On this day in 1884
Sergius Lapotnicoff was born.

On this day in 1882
John Purdie was born.

On this day in 1875
Andrew Reid was born.

On this day in 1881
Thomas Park Riddell was born.

On this day in 1875
James Douglas Carnon Swan was born.

On this day in 1968
Eleanor Janet Morrison Donaldson died.

On this day in 1890
James Muir Coates was born.

On this day in 1864
Charles Hinman Hewes was born.

Robert Morton Dyer Matric SlipOn this day in 1936
Robert Morton Dyer died.

On this day in 1891
Dharam Chand Ahuja was born.

On this day in 1892
Sarah Catherine Henderson was born.

Douglas Macinnes HunterOn this day in 1891
Douglas Macinnes Hunter was born.

On this day in 1968
Hector Maclean died.

On this day in 1892
John Stevenson Lawson Oswald was born.

On this day in 1892
Janet Russell was born.

On this day in 1843
Dugald Bannatyne Stark died.

On this day in 1977
Margaret Smillie Taylor died.

On this day in 1894
Margaret Barrowman was born.

On this day in 1888
Henry Fielden Hollis was born.