March 24 - King James VI
of Scotland succeeded his cousin Elizabeth I
king James I
Change of emperor of the Ottoman Empire from Mehmed III
to Ahmed I
Uranometria, an atlas of the southern sky, is published.
Tokugawa Ieyasu granted title of shogun from the emperor of Japan and
establishes the Edo or Tokugawa Shogunate in Edo, Japan. This ends the
Azuchi-Momoyama period and begins the Edo period.
Accademia dei Lincei founded.Births
- A French lutenist and composer.Deaths
March 24 - Queen Elizabeth I
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