On This Day: 9th of June

On this day in 1898:

Retirement of Principal Caird
John CairdJohn Caird retired as University Principal.

On this day in 2008:

Heart and Lung Centre opening
The Cabinet Secretary Nichola Sturgeon launched the Glasgow Heart and Lung Institute, a research collaboration bringing together the University, the heart and lung centre at the Golden Jubilee National Hospital, and NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde.

Births and Deaths

On this day in 1831
Gavin Gibb died.

Thomas McCall AndersonOn this day in 1836
Sir Thomas McCall Anderson was born.

On this day in 1946
James Kelman was born.

On this day in 1936
Herbert Cameron Boyd died.

On this day in 1866
John James Fraser was born.

On this day in 1883
David Hardie Battersby was born.

On this day in 1878
John Pinkerton Duncan was born.

On this day in 1886
James Hall Hislop was born.

On this day in 1889
James Kellock was born.

On this day in 1884
Agnes Kivlichan was born.

On this day in 1876
David Longwill was born.

On this day in 1881
Ebenezer Macmillan was born.

On this day in 1879
James White McCutcheon was born.

On this day in 1882
Patrick Joseph O'Hare was born.

On this day in 1890
James Herbert Paul was born.

On this day in 1880
James Hogg Paul was born.

William Campbell FleischmannOn this day in 1890
William Campbell Fleischmann was born.

Lawrence Sebastian Morgan, MBChB 1914On this day in 1949
Lawrence Sebastian Morgan died.

On this day in 1892
Robert William Brander was born.

On this day in 1889
Robert Rae was born.

On this day in 1888
Henry Currie Watson was born.

On this day in 1788
James Dalzell died.

Rose Jacob's matriculation slip (1914-1915)On this day in 1894
Rose Jacobs was born.