On This Day: 12th of December

On this day in 1930:

University Union
The new University Union building at the foot of University Avenue was opened by the Rector, Stanley Baldwin.

Births and Deaths

On this day in 1868
James Gordon Bain was born.

On this day in 1872
Reverend John Henry Horton McNeill was born.

On this day in 1864
James Rowatt Logan was born.

On this day in 1871
Edward Thomas Scott Reid was born.

On this day in 1870
James Bryce Robertson was born.

On this day in 1857
Thomas Scott was born.

On this day in 1867
Arthur Henry Cromar was born.

On this day in 1874
William White George was born.

On this day in 1877
John Gilmour was born.

On this day in 1883
Jennie Mitchell Harvey was born.

On this day in 1882
Arnold Ernest Jones was born.

On this day in 1879
Hugh Watt was born.

George DalzielOn this day in 1888
George Dalziel was born.

Sze Yune Woo's first matriculation slipOn this day in 1889
Sze Yune Woo was born.

On this day in 1893
Mon Tsin Tchou was born.

On this day in 1890
Robert Campbell Boyd was born.

On this day in 1888
Harold Lanfear Vallings was born.

On this day in 1925
David Livingstone Wilson was born.

James McLaren's Matriculation Slip 1912-13On this day in 1892
James McLaren was born.

Robert McLaren's Matriculation Slip 1912-13On this day in 1892
Robert McLaren was born.

On this day in 1890
Fredrica Barrie was born.

On this day in 1894
Agnes Macrae Grierson was born.

On this day in 1889
Walter George Weir was born.

On this day in 1893
Mon Tsin Tehou was born.

Roland Douglas GolightlyOn this day in 2012
Roland Douglas Golightly died.