Drennan, Alexander Murray

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Drennan, Alexander Murray Gender: M
born on 4 January 1884 at 23:50 (= 11:50 PM )
Place Glasgow, Scotland, 55n53, 4w15
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Orig source not known
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 14°06' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 02°28 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 04°49'


Scottish pathologist who promoted the widespread use of Edinburgh University Solution (sold under the brand name of Eusol) during the First World War. A keen yachtsman, he owned two yachts: Kestrel and Marishka. Drennan died in Stirling on 29 February 1984 a few weeks after his 100th birthday.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Wikipedia biography: "He was born at 11.50pm on 4 January 1884 in Glasgow, the son of Margaret (nee Murray) and Alexander Drennan (d.1906) of 16 Rocklea Terrace in Hillhead" [1].


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Centenarian, age 100)
  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Pathologist)
  • Vocation : Sports : Sailing/ Boating (Yachtsman)