David Arthur

22 May 1915–2 March 1964 (Age 48)
Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of David

David Arthur was born on 22 May 1915, in Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom as the son of Agnes McConnoch Arthur. He married Margaret Gray Mavor on 17 July 1953, in Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom. He died on 2 March 1964, at the age of 48.

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David Arthur
Margaret Gray Mavor
Marriage: 17 July 1953

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17 July 1953
Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom

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World Events (8)


Age 3

WWI ends in November with armistice. The number of UK war dead runs to several hundred thousand.
1919 · Battle of George Square

Age 4

A few months after the ending of World War I, a violent confrontation arose between the Glasgow City Police and workers on strike. There were no fatalities in the skirmish, and it caused the work week to be reduced to 40 hours. But, In the aftermath the leaders of the strike were arrested and British troops were moved to Glasgow and its surrounding areas.
1934 · Scottish National Party founded.

Age 19

The party was founded on 7 April as the result of a merger between the National Party of Scotland and the Scottish Party with the help of John MacCormick. Its main objective was to campaign the independence of Scotland from the United Kingdom. The Scottish National Party is the largest political party in Scotland in terms of both seats in the Westminster and Holyrood parliaments, with membership reaching 125,482 members. The party does not have any members of the House of Lords.

Name Meaning

An eminent person; high, lofty, exalted, noble, eminent, excellent, proud; a bear; noble, great, generous. Gaelic forms are Art and Artair.

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