James III


James III

James III can refer to:

* James III of Cyprus (1473–1474).
* James III of Majorca (c.1315-1349)
* James III of Scotland (1452–1488).
* James Francis Edward Stuart (1688–1766) who received international recognition as the heir to James II but never exercised power in England.


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  • James III — born May 1452 died June 11, 1488, near Stirling, Stirling, Scot. King of Scotland (1460–88). He succeeded his father, James II. Unlike the latter, he was unable to restore strong central government after his long minority. A weak monarch, he was… …   Universalium

  • James III. — Jakob hießen folgende Herrscher: Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Weltliche Herrscher mit dem Namen Jakob 1.1 Jakob I. 1.2 Jakob II. 1.3 Jakob III./... 2 Jakob …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • JAMES III —    king of Scotland from 1460 to 1488, son of James II.; was during his minority under the care of his mother and Bishop Kennedy of St. Andrews, the Earl of Angus being lieutenant general of the kingdom; but the bishop and the earl died before he …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • James III. — See Stuart, James Francis Edward. * * * …   Universalium

  • James III. — See Stuart, James Francis Edward …   Useful english dictionary

  • James III of Scotland — James III King of Scots Reign 3 August 1460 – 11 June 1488 Coronation 10 August 1460 …   Wikipedia

  • James III of Majorca — James III (also Jaume or Jaime ; 1315 ndash; 25 August 1349), called the Rash or the Unfortunate, son of Ferdinand of Majorca and Isabelle de Sabran, heiress of Principality of Achaea, was the King of Majorca from 1324 to 1344. He was the last… …   Wikipedia

  • James III of Cyprus — or Jacques III de Lusignan (August, 1473 ndash; August, 1474) was the only and posthumous child by marriage of James II of Cyprus and Catherine Cornaro and King of Cyprus from birth. He died in mysterious circumstances as an infant, leaving his… …   Wikipedia

  • James III, King of Scotland — (1451–1488)    Early in the reign of James III, Scottish policy toward England revolved around exploitation of the political turmoil caused by the WARS OF THE ROSES to recover the border town of BERWICK. Later in the reign, James weakened his… …   Encyclopedia of the Wars of the Roses

  • Daniel James III — Lt. Gen. Daniel James III was the director of the Air National Guard from June 1994 to June 2006 when he retired from the Air Force. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology, from the University of Arizona, Tucson, and attended Air… …   Wikipedia


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