On This Day: 3rd of October

On this day in 1972:

Inauguration of the Boyd Orr Building
The Boyd Orr Building was inagurated by Sir Eric Ashby FRS, Master of Clare College, Cambridge.

Births and Deaths

James Alfred WightOn this day in 1916
James Alfred Wight was born.

On this day in 1863
Thomas Colvin was born.

On this day in 1868
James Jack was born.

On this day in 1866
Roderick John MacKay was born.

On this day in 1869
John Selkirk was born.

On this day in 1849
Joseph Thornley was born.

On this day in 1865
James Pollok Wilson was born.

On this day in 1869
Andrew Wylie was born.

On this day in 1888
Agnes Blair was born.

On this day in 1869
Lucy Buckley was born.

On this day in 1878
Patrick Thomas Cairns was born.

On this day in 1879
Robert Peploe Cartwright was born.

On this day in 1886
Janet Douglas was born.

On this day in 1882
Sinclair Grant was born.

On this day in 1887
Mary Halbert was born.

On this day in 1870
George Henry Beck Harvie was born.

On this day in 1883
Alexander MacLaren was born.

On this day in 1880
Joseph Glaister McCutcheon was born.

On this day in 1884
Catherine Gillies McDonald was born.

On this day in 1878
Thomas Ritchie Rodger was born.

On this day in 1889
James Scott was born.

On this day in 1887
Harold Edward Whittingham was born.

Alexander Robert Bogue SogaOn this day in 1888
Alexander Robert Bogue Soga was born.

On this day in 1947
Johan Henrik Emil Schück died.

On this day in 1891
Neil Campbell was born.

On this day in 1890
Margaret Swan Stevens was born.

On this day in 1889
Evelyn Dennistoun Sloan was born.

On this day in 1904
David Kerr died.

On this day in 1890
Jane McDonald Clark was born.