A look at the events leading up to the 1973 tennis match between retired men's champ Bobby Riggs and the current women's Wimbledon winner Billie Jean King. According to his Workes of 1616 (a collection of the king's writings), King James began to rule his native Scotland when he was 12 years old. He sponsored the Authorized King James Version of the Bible. He referred to her as “our dearest bedfellow” (Gustavus … His mother married again but was forced to renounce the throne in favor of him. Scholars still debate how much of the King James Bible is Tyndale but it's at least 80% his work. Professor James Shapiro re-examines the work of Shakespeare during King James I's reign.