Historical Events Happened In 1583
Friday, 31 October 2014
Jan 01 In the year 1583 1st day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders
Jan 01 First day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders in the year 1583.
Jan 08 Simon Episcopius, Dutch bishop/theologist on this day in history.
Jan 12 In the year 1583 holland begins use of Gregorian calendar
Jan 12 Holland begins use of Gregorian calendar (yesterday was 1/1/1583) on this day in history.
Feb 02 Anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess on this day in history.
Feb 09 Jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake in the year 1583.
Feb 17 On this day in history j Henry Alting, Dutch theologist
Feb 21 On this day in history groningen Neth begins using Gregorian calendar
Feb 21 Groningen Netherlands begins using Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Mar 03 In the year 1583 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 Hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law on this day in history.
Apr 12 William of Orange marries Louise de Coligny in the year 1583.
Jun 09 On this day in history thomas Radclyffe, 3rd Earl of Sussex, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland
Jun 16 In the year 1583 axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent
Jun 17 In the year 1583 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 In the year 1583 duke French van Valois returns to France
Jul 06 Edmund Grindal, English bishop of London/archbhp of York, dies at 64 in the year 1583.
Jul 17 Spanish & Walloon troops conquer Dunkerk on this day in history.
Aug 05 Gilbert claims Newfoundland (1st English colony in North America) in the year 1583.
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 On this day in history simon Besler, composer
Sep 09 On this day in history girolamo Frescobaldi, composer
Sep 24 Albrecht Eusebius Wenzel von Wallenstein, German general on this day in history.
Sep 29 On this day in history johan VIII, the Younger, count of Nassau-Siegen/field marshall
Oct 30 Pirro Ligorio, Italian architect/painter/archaeologist, dies at 83 in the year 1583.
Nov 15 Gelders Earl Willem of the Bergh flees in the year 1583.
Nov 20 On this day in history duke of Parma conquerors Aalst
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.