James VI and I (James Charles Stuart; 19 June 1566 – 27 March 1625) was King of Scotland as James VI from 24 July 1567 and King of England and Ireland as James I from the union of the Scottish and English crowns on 24 March 1603 until his death in 1625. Continue reading
Fiji, Oceania created its first modern coinage in 1934. The British denominational coins were minted at the Royal Mint in London, England.
- Fiji’s new design banknotes and coins officially unveiled | Archive …
Jan 15, 2013 – This is one of the biggest currency design changes that the RBF has undertaken in recent times. RBF Governor, Barry Whiteside, said Fiji’s new …
- Modern coins, metallic moneys – dollars and cents of Fiji
Metal dollars and cents – modern coins of Fiji … in 1, 2, 5, 10 and 20 cents have been manufactured, and in 1975 stamping of 50 Cent coins has begun. Coins …
- Fijian dollar – Wikipedia
The Fijian dollar has been the currency of Fiji since 1969 and was also the currency between 1867 and 1873. It is normally abbreviated with the dollar sign $, or …
Victoria Park opened in London, England in 1845 as a municipal recreation park. Continue reading
The first coronation conducted in English was for King James I of England held in Westminster Abbey, London, England in 1603. Continue reading
The New Testament was translated into English by William Tyndale, an English humanist scholar on July 1525 while exiled in Cologne, Germany. Earlier translation were prevented by British Church authorities the German printing was suppressed by their Church officials until the second printing made at Worms and disseminated in 1526. Tyndale was arrested in Antwerp, Belgium while working on the Pentateuch then strangled and burned at the stake on October 6, 1536. There were 50,000 copies of the New Testament in circulation following his death.
July, 1525, October 1536, 1526
Antwerp, Belgium, Cologne, Germany
- Bible translations into English – Wikipedia
Early Modern English Bible translations are of between about 1500 and 1800, the period of Early Modern English. This, the first major period of Bible translation into the English language, began with the introduction of the Tyndale Bible. The first complete edition of his New Testament was in 1526.
- Tyndale Bible – Wikipedia
Tyndale Bible. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The beginning of the Gospel of John from a copy of the 1526 edition of William Tyndale’s New Testament at the British Library. The Tyndale Bible generally refers to the body of biblical translations by William Tyndale ( c. 1494–1536).
- English Bible History: Timeline of how we got the English Bible
The fascinating story of how we got the Bible in its present form actually starts thousands of years ago, as briefly outlined in our Timeline of Bible Translation …
- From Wycliffe to King James (The Period of Challenge) | Bible.org
Jul 6, 2004 – Until John Wycliffe translated the New Testament, only small portions of the Bible had been translated into English. The English language …
- HISTORY OF BIBLE TRANSLATIONS
Soon after the publication of Luther’s New Testament an English scholar, William Tyndale, is studying in Wittenberg – where he probably matriculates in May 1524. Tyndale begins a translation of the New Testament from Greek into English. His version is printed at Worms in 1526 in 3000 copies.
William Tyndale (/ˈtɪndəl/; sometimes spelled Tynsdale, Tindall, Tindill, Tyndall; c. 1494 – c. 6 October 1536) was an English scholar who became a leading figure in the Protestant Reformation in the years leading up to his execution. He is well known for his translation of the Bible into English. Continue reading
First water pollution law passed on 1856 in London, England to control waste dumped into the Thames River. Continue reading
Beginning March 1, 1970, an International direct-dial service became available from New York City, NY, USA to London, England. Continue reading
Pall Mall Gazette of London, England hired Francis Carruthers Gould, a cartoonist artist in 1888 to draw editorial and political cartoons. Continue reading
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society was the first periodical published in London, England. Continue reading