Scottish Golfer: source unknown.


Around this time the game of billiards

is played for the first time in Italy.

Sealing Wax used for the first time during this reign.

In 1553 Pedro de Cieza de Leon describes the

potato in his Chronicle about Peru.

In this period the first written reference to the game of cricket (called creag)

is mentioned in the accounts concerning young Edward's wardrobe.

About 1550 nuts, bolts and spanners start to come into use.

In 1552 St. Andrew's Golf Club is founded in Scotland -

Mary Queen of Scots probably the first woman golfer!