On This Day

What Happened in March 1625

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mar 27 Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland ascends the English throne

King of England Charles I
King of England
Charles I

Famous Deaths

  • Mar 7 Johann Bayer, German astronomer (b. 1572)
  • Mar 25 Giambattista Marini, Italian poet (b. 1569)

Person of interestJames I and VI

Mar 27 James Stuart, King James VI of Scotland (1567-1625) and James I of England and Ireland (1603-25), dies of dysentery at 58

King of Great Britain James I and VI
King of Great Britain
James I and VI
  • Mar 29 Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas, Spanish historian (b. 1549)