Rangers’ record on this day – P: 17 W: 9 D: 3 L: 5
GD: +18 F: 33 A: 15
Win %: 52.94%
Average Goals Scored P/M: 1.94, Conceded: 0.88
1880: Willie Dunlop is on target as Rangers draw 1-1 in a Friendly with Vale of Leven at Kinning Park.
1885: Rangers defeat Battlefield 4-1 in a Friendly courtesy of goals scored by Jimmy Mackie (2), Alick McKenzie and Pat Lafferty.
1903: Rangers begin their Inter-City League fixtures with a 4-4 draw at home against Hearts. RC Hamilton and Finlay Speedie scored twice each for the Light Blues.
1914: Willie Reid and James Stewart score twice each as Rangers beat Raith 4-0 in a League match at Ibrox. Jimmy Gordon also missed a penalty.
1920: A goal each from Dr Jimmy Paterson, Jimmy Gordon and Sandy Archibald earns Rangers a 3-0 victory at Falkirk.
1925: Rangers suffer a 1-0 loss to Hamilton at Douglas Park.
1931: Rangers are beaten 2-1 at home by Dundee in the 2nd Round of the Scottish Cup. Jimmy Fleming had levelled up for the Gers, although there was controversy over the fact that the match actually took place. Torrential rain had caused the Ibrox pitch to be less than ideal for a game of football, however the referee ignored the calls for postponement and played the match anyway. Of course, the pitch was the same for both sides.
1942: Rangers are held to a 0-0 draw by Clyde at Ibrox.
1948: Rangers are beaten 1-0 away at Hibs.
1953: Rangers defeat East Fife 4-0 at Ibrox thanks to an Ian McColl double and goals from Billy Simpson and Derek Grierson.
1959: Goals from Max Murray, Jimmy Millar and Alex Scott gives Rangers a 3-1 win over Forfar at Station Park in the Scottish Cup 1st Round. The Gers progressed to play Hearts in the 2nd Round.
1962: Rangers beat Airdrie 5-2 at Broomfield with goals coming from John Greig (2), Jimmy Millar (2) and Ralph Brand.
1970: A Colin Stein brace and goals from Alex MacDonald and John Greig secures a 4-0 win for Rangers over St Mirren in Paisley.
1976: Despite going ahead through Derek Johnstone, Raners can only draw 1-1 with Dundee at Dens Park.
1981: Derek Johnstone scores the only goal as Rangers beat Aberdeen 1-0 at Ibrox.
1987: Rangers are upset in the Scottish Cup 3rd Round as they go out 1-0 to Hamilton at Ibrox. Adrian Sprott’s goal was the first conceded by Rangers in 12 games or 1,196 minutes, setting a new British Record.
1998: Rangers suffer a 2-0 defeat by St Johnstone at McDiarmid Park.
2001: Tugay nets the decisive goal as Rangers take a 1-0 victory against Aberdeen at Pittodrie. The visitors also had Neil McCann sent-off.
2003: Rangers snap up Dan Eggen from Alaves on a Free Transfer.
2005: Barry Ferguson returns to Rangers in a £4.5 million deal from Blackburn Rovers. Rangers also sign Ronald Waterreus from Manchester City for £100,000.
2008: Rangers make a late move to sign Steve Davis on loan from Fulham for the remainder of the season. Roy Carroll leaves the Gers to sign for Derby on a Free Transfer.
2009: 2 goals in the last 12 minutes from John Fleck and Kyle Lafferty hands Rangers a 2-0 win over Dundee Utd at Ibrox.
2011: Rangers sign Kyle Bartley and El-Hadji Diouf on loan from Arsenal and Blackburn Rovers respectively. James Beattie leaves the Light Blues and signs on loan for Blackpool.
2012: Nikica Jelavic is sold by Rangers to Everton in a £5.5 million deal. Juanma Ortiz also exits to join Almeria on loan. Dunfermline agree loan deals for Kyle Hutton and Jordan McMillan.
1982: Allan McGregor – (Edinburgh). Rangers: 2001-2012 (Goalkeeper). Apps: 278, Honours: 3 Scottish League titles, 2 Scottish League Cups. International Caps: 35 (Scotland).