Historical Events for Year 1603
Events 1 - 9 of 9
Mar 24th - Scottish king James VI becomes King James I of England
Mar 30th - Battle at Mellifont: English army under Lord Mountjoy beats Irish
Apr 5th - New English king James I departs Edinburgh for London
Jul 17th - Sir Walter Ralegh arrested
Jul 25th - James VI of Scotland is crowned the first king of Great Britain.
Aug 22nd - 1st stones layed in Zuiderkerk Amsterdam
Oct 20th - Chinese uprising in Philippines fails after 23,000 killed
Nov 17th - English explorer, writer and courtier Sir Walter Raleigh goes on trial for treason.
Dec 18th - Admiral Steven van der Haghens fleet departs to East-Indies