King James Timeline

  • Jun 19, 1566

    King Jame's birth

  • First book

    King James published his first book in 1584 called The Essays of a Prentice in the Divine Art of Poesy.
  • Marriage

    King James marries Anne who was the Daughter of Frederick II of Denmark and Norway.
  • Ascended to the throne

    King James was ascended to the throne at the age of 36
  • King James was crowned

    King James was crowned at Westminster Abbey
  • Smoking

    King James quotes that smoking is harmful to the lungs and raises the tax on tobacco.
  • Gunpowder planners

    The Gunpowder plotters are killed.
  • Bible

    King James translated the Bible into English
  • Fail in expedition

    Raleigh fails in his expedition and on his return is executed for alleged treason at Westminster.
  • King Jame's death

    At the age of 58.