Historical Events Happened In 1583
Sunday, 29 May 2016
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 On this day in history 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 Jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake on this day in history.
Feb 17 J Henry Alting, Dutch theologist on this day in history.
Feb 21 On this day in history groningen Neth begins using Gregorian calendar
Feb 21 In the year 1583 groningen Netherlands begins using Gregorian calendar
Mar 03 Edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military/philosopher in the year 1583.
Mar 06 In the year 1583 zacharias Ursinus, German theologist (Heidelberger), dies at 48
Mar 18 In the year 1583 dutch States General & Anjou sign treaty
Apr 10 On this day in history hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law
Apr 12 William of Orange marries Louise de Coligny on this day in history.
Jun 09 Thomas Radclyffe, 3rd Earl of Sussex, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland in the year 1583.
Jun 16 Axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent in the year 1583.
Jun 17 In the year 1583 brabant: duke of Parma beats French mercenaries
Jun 18 In the year 1583 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 In the year 1583 spanish & Walloon troops conquer Dunkerk
Aug 05 In the year 1583 gilbert claims Newfoundland (1st English colony in North America)
Aug 20 Humphrey Gilbert c1537-1583 sails to Cape Race Newfoundland to fish for cod and explore mainland; sends two ships back to England on this day in history.
Aug 21 The Delight, with 85 persons aboard, founders on the banks of Sable Island; first Canadian shipwreck on record in the year 1583.
Aug 27 Simon Besler, composer on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history girolamo Frescobaldi, composer
Sep 24 Albrecht Eusebius Wenzel von Wallenstein, German general in the year 1583.
Sep 29 In the year 1583 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 Gelders Earl Willem of the Bergh flees on this day in history.
Nov 20 Duke of Parma conquerors Aalst in the year 1583.
Dec 25 Orlando Gibbons, English composer (O Clap Your Hands), baptized in the year 1583.
Dec 31 In the year 1583 thomas Erastus, Switz, theologist, dies