Historical Events For 1583
Sunday, 23 July 2017
Jan 01 1st day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders on this day in history.
Jan 01 In the year 1583 first day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders
Jan 08 On this day in history simon Episcopius, Dutch bishop/theologist
Jan 12 Holland begins use of Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Jan 12 Holland begins use of Gregorian calendar (yesterday was 1/1/1583) in the year 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 On this day in history j Henry Alting, Dutch theologist
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 On this day in history edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military/philosopher
Mar 06 Zacharias Ursinus, German theologist (Heidelberger), dies at 48 in the year 1583.
Mar 18 Dutch States General & Anjou sign treaty in the year 1583.
Apr 10 On this day in history hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law
Apr 12 In the year 1583 william of Orange marries Louise de Coligny
Jun 09 Thomas Radclyffe, 3rd Earl of Sussex, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland in the year 1583.
Jun 16 On this day in history axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent
Jun 17 On this day in history brabant: duke of Parma beats French mercenaries
Jun 18 On this day in history richard Martin of London takes out 1st life insurance policy, on William Gibbons, premium was £383
Jun 28 Duke French van Valois returns to France in the year 1583.
Jul 06 In the year 1583 edmund Grindal, English bishop of London/archbhp of York, dies at 64
Jul 17 On this day in history spanish & Walloon troops conquer Dunkerk
Aug 05 In the year 1583 gilbert claims Newfoundland (1st English colony in North America)
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 The Delight, with 85 persons aboard, founders on the banks of Sable Island; first Canadian shipwreck on record on this day in history.
Aug 27 Simon Besler, composer in the year 1583.
Sep 09 Girolamo Frescobaldi, composer on this day in history.
Sep 24 Albrecht Eusebius Wenzel von Wallenstein, German general in the year 1583.
Sep 29 On this day in history johan VIII, the Younger, count of Nassau-Siegen/field marshall
Oct 30 In the year 1583 pirro Ligorio, Italian architect/painter/archaeologist, dies at 83
Nov 15 In the year 1583 gelders Earl Willem of the Bergh flees
Nov 20 Duke of Parma conquerors Aalst on this day in history.
Dec 25 Orlando Gibbons, English composer (O Clap Your Hands), baptized in the year 1583.
Dec 31 On this day in history thomas Erastus, Switz, theologist, dies