Historical Events Happened In 1583
Wednesday, 02 September 2015
Jan 01 1st day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders in the year 1583.
Jan 01 On this day in history first day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders
Jan 08 Simon Episcopius, Dutch bishop/theologist in the year 1583.
Jan 12 In the year 1583 holland begins use of Gregorian calendar
Jan 12 On this day in history holland begins use of Gregorian calendar (yesterday was 1/1/1583)
Feb 02 Anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess in the year 1583.
Feb 09 In the year 1583 jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake
Feb 17 J Henry Alting, Dutch theologist in the year 1583.
Feb 21 Groningen Neth begins using Gregorian calendar in the year 1583.
Feb 21 Groningen Netherlands begins using Gregorian calendar in the year 1583.
Mar 03 In the year 1583 edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military/philosopher
Mar 06 On this day in history zacharias Ursinus, German theologist (Heidelberger), dies at 48
Mar 18 On this day in history dutch States General & Anjou sign treaty
Apr 10 Hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law in the year 1583.
Apr 12 William of Orange marries Louise de Coligny on this day in history.
Jun 09 In the year 1583 thomas Radclyffe, 3rd Earl of Sussex, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland
Jun 16 Axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent in the year 1583.
Jun 17 Brabant: duke of Parma beats French mercenaries on this day in history.
Jun 18 Richard Martin of London takes out 1st life insurance policy, on William Gibbons, premium was £383 in the year 1583.
Jun 28 In the year 1583 duke French van Valois returns to France
Jul 06 In the year 1583 edmund Grindal, English bishop of London/archbhp of York, dies at 64
Jul 17 Spanish & Walloon troops conquer Dunkerk in the year 1583.
Aug 05 Gilbert claims Newfoundland (1st English colony in North America) on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1583 humphrey Gilbert c1537-1583 sails to Cape Race Newfoundland to fish for cod and explore mainland; sends two ships back to England.
Aug 21 In the year 1583 the Delight, with 85 persons aboard, founders on the banks of Sable Island; first Canadian shipwreck on record.
Aug 27 Simon Besler, composer on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history girolamo Frescobaldi, composer
Sep 24 On this day in history albrecht Eusebius Wenzel von Wallenstein, German general
Sep 29 In the year 1583 johan VIII, the Younger, count of Nassau-Siegen/field marshall
Oct 30 Pirro Ligorio, Italian architect/painter/archaeologist, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Nov 15 Gelders Earl Willem of the Bergh flees in the year 1583.
Nov 20 Duke of Parma conquerors Aalst on this day in history.
Dec 25 In the year 1583 orlando Gibbons, English composer (O Clap Your Hands), baptized
Dec 31 Thomas Erastus, Switz, theologist, dies in the year 1583.