John Sharp Douglas Germany Scotland

Biography of John Sharp Douglas

John Sharp Douglas, brother of Alexander and George Sharp Douglas, attended the University between 1889 and 1897 to study Medicine.

He was born in Hamburg, son of Alexander, who was retired from business as a soap manufacturer, and was the grandson of his namesake, John Sharp Douglas, the founder the global Douglas chain.


John Sharp Douglas
Born 1871.
GU Degree: Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, 1889-95, 1897;
University Link: Student
English snippet: Medical student at the University of Glasgow
Record last updated: 28th Jul 2014

Country Associations

Germany Germany, Hamburg
Place of Birth

Scotland Scotland, Greenock

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student