On This Day: 3rd of August

On this day in 1590:

Medical Library
Mark Jameson, vicar of Kilspindy, gave the University six books on medicine and materia medica. The volumes provided the base for the development of a medical library.

Births and Deaths

On this day in 1460
King James II died.

Stanley BaldwinOn this day in 1867
Stanley Baldwin was born.

On this day in 1869
James Kirkwood was born.

On this day in 1863
Charles Robert Connell was born.

On this day in 1865
George Gordon was born.

On this day in 1865
James Henry was born.

On this day in 1869
Edgar Milwyn Jenkins was born.

On this day in 1871
Charles Stewart was born.

On this day in 1889
Janet Barton was born.

On this day in 1879
William Henry Dorman Bostock was born.

On this day in 1880
Thomas Cant was born.

On this day in 1874
Binnie Dunlop was born.

On this day in 1888
Charles Taylor Fyfe was born.

On this day in 1889
Lionel Levine was born.

On this day in 1866
Alexander Macmillan was born.

On this day in 1887
Agnes Cumming Miller was born.

On this day in 1889
David Roberts was born.

On this day in 1876
Thomas Steele was born.

On this day in 1889
Jean Bremner Whitson was born.

On this day in 1881
Thomas Joseph Kirk was born.

Arrol-Johnston Car 1895 (UGD100/7/2/14)On this day in 1855
George Johnston was born.

On this day in 1890
John Ure Devine was born.

On this day in 1871
Augustus Yearwood died.

On this day in 1974
Tao-Yuan Chen died.

Myles Morrison, matriculation slip, 1922-23On this day in 1901
Myles Morrison was born.

On this day in 1893
Henry Drummond Brown was born.

On this day in 1889
Jean Mary Frew was born.

On this day in 1895
Violet Pyne Fulton was born.

On this day in 1895
Jessie Napier Robertson was born.