John Melville Christie Malawi Scotland

Biography of John Melville Christie

John Melville Christie graduated MA from the University in 1937. He was born at Blantyre, Nyasaland, modern day Malawi, son of John, a manufacturer's agent.

Christie enrolled at the University in 1932, taking classes in French, German, English, and Political Economy, graduating MA in 1937 with honours in French and German.


Archival Materials

  • DC183/11/74 General Council Register 1949
  • R3/1/10 Register of dates of birth of graduates Vol.XII 1937-1938


John Melville Christie
Born 17 February 1915.
Died 22 July 1996.
GU Degree: MA, 1937; Arts,
University Link: Alumnus, Graduate
Occupation categories: civil servants
English snippet: Arts graduate of the University of Glasgow in 1937
Record last updated: 23rd Jan 2014

Country Associations

Malawi Malawi, Blantyre
Place of Birth

Scotland Scotland, Glasgow
Place of Death

University Connections

University Roles

  • Alumnus
  • Graduate