On This Day: 4th of July

On this day in 1929:

Football Tour
The Glasgow University Soccer Section departed aboard the SS Gulfoss on a football tour of Iceland

Births and Deaths

Sir Robert Peel delivering his rectorial installation address On this day in 1850
Sir Robert Peel died.

On this day in 1918
Sir Michael Stoker was born.

On this day in 1866
Thomas McMurray was born.

On this day in 1870
Francis William Harvey was born.

On this day in 1863
Arthur Williams Humphreys was born.

On this day in 1866
John Hunter was born.

On this day in 1866
Robert Langmuir was born.

On this day in 1869
John McDonald was born.

On this day in 1870
James Moffatt was born.

On this day in 1867
Arthur Alfred Pratt was born.

On this day in 1886
James George Anderson was born.

On this day in 1887
Mary Inglis Bilsland was born.

On this day in 1875
William Watt Farrar was born.

On this day in 1884
Hugh Fraser was born.

On this day in 1883
James Good was born.

On this day in 1871
Robert Storer Govan was born.

On this day in 1880
William Matheson was born.

On this day in 1887
Helen Paterson was born.

On this day in 1890
Alexander Scott was born.

On this day in 1879
James Neilson Stirling was born.

Margaret Wylie Martin matriculation slipOn this day in 1903
Margaret Wylie Martin was born.

Nachemia Potok, Matriculation 1938-39On this day in 1919
Michael Henry Nachemia Potok was born.

Joseph Sewall, Register of Diplomas 1731On this day in 1769
Joseph Sewall died.

On this day in 1882
Mary Pringle Hislop was born.

On this day in 1893
John Coghill Cormack was born.

On this day in 1890
John McAlpine was born.

On this day in 1890
David Tindal was born.

On this day in 1777
James Hamilton was born.

Barbara ScottOn this day in 1893
Barbara Scott was born.

On this day in 1887
John MacDougall Clark was born.