Professor Peter Walsh

Biography of Professor Peter Walsh

Professor Peter Walsh
Professor Peter Walsh

Peter Walsh was Professor of Humanity, 1972 to 1993.

He was born Patrick Walsh in Lancashire in 1923 but disliked the name, opting for Peter instead.

He studied Classics in Liverpool University, gaining a First Class degree and afterwards he taught in the Universities of Dublin and Edinburgh before becoming professor of Humanity at Glasgow. During his career he made his name as a Latin scholar of international renown, writing under the name P. G. Walsh

Peter Walsh died on the 16th January 2013.


Professor Peter Walsh
Born 16 August 1923.
Died 16 January 2013.
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Record last updated: 14th Feb 2013

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