On This Day: 9th of April

On this day in 1936:

Tennent Institute
The Tennent Institute of Opthalmology was opened in Church Street by Sir John Roxburgh, Chairman of the Board of Management of the Western Infirmary.

Births and Deaths

On this day in 2006
Robin Orr died.

On this day in 1873
James Craik Taylor was born.

On this day in 1864
William Brown was born.

On this day in 1866
Hugh Galt was born.

On this day in 1864
Hugh Logan was born.

On this day in 1863
Duncan Black MacDonald was born.

MacLehose colophon from 1905On this day in 1857
James John MacLehose was born.

On this day in 1871
John Alfred Naismith was born.

On this day in 1867
Edward Ley Paton was born.

On this day in 1887
John Brown was born.

On this day in 1875
John Brunton was born.

On this day in 1888
John Ballantyne Carswell was born.

On this day in 1887
Jane Anderson Clanachan was born.

On this day in 1882
Mabel Beatrice Clark was born.

On this day in 1881
Gavin McCulloch Donald was born.

On this day in 1875
John Robertson Johnston was born.

On this day in 1875
Anthony McCreadie was born.

On this day in 1877
James Blakely Miller was born.

On this day in 1873
William John Saull was born.

On this day in 1887
James McAlpine Scott was born.

On this day in 1881
Arthur Shepherd was born.

On this day in 1879
David Alexander Thomson was born.

On this day in 1878
Edith Christine Wallace was born.

On this day in 1889
Jessie Steele Watt was born.

On this day in 1889
Graham Stevenson was born.

Chi Yung Lin, matriculation slip 1915-16On this day in 1894
Chi Yung Lin was born.

On this day in 1891
John Young Thomson Greig was born.

On this day in 1891
John Thomson Stark was born.

On this day in 1901
William Dunlop Muir died.

Charles Paine Burgess, Aeronautics MIT 1924-26On this day in 1888
Charles Paine Burgess was born.

On this day in 1920
David Walker was born.

On this day in 1909
Elizabeth Margaret Stuart was born.

Konrad Beothy, matriculation slip 1933-34On this day in 1898
Konrád Beöthy was born.

On this day in 1890
James Kennedy Manson was born.

On this day in 1924
Henry Otto Brunjes was born.

On this day in 1890
Flora MacLachlan was born.

On this day in 1887
Walter McIntyre was born.

On this day in 1893
Seymour Cochrane Shanks was born.

On this day in 1895
Helen Barnes was born.

On this day in 1892
Thomas Fleming was born.