On This Day: 3rd of December

On this day in 1918:

John Maclean: release from prison
John MacleanGraduate John Maclean, revolutionary socialist involved in the Red Clydeside movement, was released from Peterhead Prison after serving only 8 months of his 5 year sentence for sedition.

On this day in 1970:

Dental Hospital Extension
The extension to the Glasgow Dental Hospital and School was opened by her Royal Highness, the Duchess of Kent.

Births and Deaths

On this day in 1942
James Crawford died.

On this day in 1785
William Leechman died.

On this day in 1862
David McLeish Anderson was born.

On this day in 1952
Reverend John Henry Horton McNeill died.

On this day in 1855
William Campbell was born.

On this day in 1868
Patrick Dunlop Donald was born.

On this day in 1859
Robert Stewart Fleming, was born.

On this day in 1881
Jean Wilson Bow was born.

On this day in 1879
David Beattie Davidson was born.

Leonard John Dunstone MBChB 1907On this day in 1880
Leonard John Dunstone was born.

On this day in 1869
Charles Lorn Stewart Gibson was born.

On this day in 1885
Andrew Drummond Harcus was born.

On this day in 1884
John Miller Hunter was born.

On this day in 1883
Duncan John Kerr was born.

On this day in 1881
Berry Preston was born.

On this day in 1883
Bessie Russell was born.

On this day in 1887
George Scott was born.

On this day in 1885
Eleanor Smith was born.

On this day in 1883
Thomas Smith was born.

On this day in 1884
James Barr Struthers was born.

On this day in 1876
Robert Rennie Swan was born.

On this day in 1897
Ching Lin Hsia was born.

On this day in 1886
Mary Bremner Smith was born.

On this day in 1889
James Alexander Forsyth was born.

On this day in 1892
John William Main was born.

Fergus Robertson matriculation slip 1915-1915On this day in 1918
Fergus Robertson died.

On this day in 1893
David Caldwell Bannatyne was born.

On this day in 1890
James Robert Riddell L.D.S Holms was born.

On this day in 1890
Arthur Daniel Clark McGowan was born.