Sir James Douglas KCB (August 15, 1803 – August 2, 1877) was a British Columbian fur trader and politician who became the first Governor of the Colony of British Columbia. He is often credited as "The Father of British Columbia ."
Sir James Douglas is a character in the low-budget film The Bruce. Sir James Douglas was portrayed by Aaron Taylor-Johnson in the 2018's film Outlaw King. The film is a historical action drama, focusing on Robert the Bruce and the Scottish Wars of Independence. Liquor "The Black Douglas" is an export market scotch whisky named in his honour.
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Earl of Douglas. When King James was assassinated in 1437 Douglas backed his nephew who became Lieutenant General of Scotland and Regent for the young James II until the death of his nephew, the 5th Earl, in 1439 of a fever, set off a deadly chain of events that saw power being uneasily shared between Sir William Crichton, Sir Alexander ...
Sir James Steuart, 3rd Baronet of Goodtrees and 7th Baronet of Coltness (/ ˈ s tj uː ər t /; 21 October 1712 – 26 November 1780), also known as Sir James Steuart Denham and Sir James Denham Steuart, was a prominent Scottish Jacobite and author of "probably the first systematic treatise written in English about economics" and the first book in English with 'political economy' in the title.
Sir James Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak KCB (29 April 1803 – 11 June 1868), was a British soldier and adventurer who founded the Raj of Sarawak in Borneo. He ruled as the first White Rajah of Sarawak from 1841 until his death in 1868.
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