On This Day: 9th of July

On this day in 1937:

Royal Visit, 1937
King George VI and Queen Elizabeth drove through the University on their way from Glasgow to Dumbarton. The Royal procession entered the grounds by the lower gate in University Avenue and left by Dumbarton Road.

Births and Deaths

Jimmy ReidOn this day in 1932
Jimmy Reid was born.

Edmund BurkeOn this day in 1797
Edmund Burke died.

On this day in 1788
James Clow died.

On this day in 1857
Andew McLean Craig was born.

On this day in 1854
William Caird Lindsay was born.

Henry Nisbet’s 1871 letter to the University Senate, GUAS Ref: GUA3790On this day in 1876
Henry Nisbet died.

On this day in 1871
John Hamilton Pagan was born.

On this day in 1871
James Wallace was born.

On this day in 1900
William Millar Wilson died.

On this day in 1875
Robert Fisher Ballantyne was born.

On this day in 1878
John Cairns Christie was born.

On this day in 1880
Peter Dudgeon was born.

On this day in 1888
Walter Scott Grice was born.

On this day in 1886
Emma Josephine Harding was born.

On this day in 1876
Andrew Kerr was born.

On this day in 1879
George Notman Kirkwood was born.

On this day in 1883
John Macdougall was born.

On this day in 1885
Norman Macrae was born.

On this day in 1881
John McLachlan McGauley was born.

On this day in 1870
Alice Moorhouse was born.

On this day in 1878
John Dunn Nisbet was born.

On this day in 1888
John Stewart was born.

On this day in 1883
John Charles Watson was born.

On this day in 1883
William Mitchell Turner Wilson was born.

On this day in 1912
Heida Kevend was born.

On this day in 1890
Agnes Lyall-Cron Miller was born.

On this day in 1884
Charles Sutherland McKay Murison was born.

On this day in 1892
George Andrew Wilson was born.

On this day in 1792
Richard Haynes was born.

On this day in 1891
Frank Albert Graham Gillies was born.

On this day in 1889
Janette Helen Macfarlane was born.

On this day in 1892
Winifred Christina Miller was born.

On this day in 1890
John McNaughton was born.

On this day in 1893
Thomas Sommerville was born.

Mary Macdermott MatricOn this day in 1893
Mary Marshall Macdermott was born.

On this day in 1962
Martin Paul Weaver was born.