Historical Events For 1583
Tuesday, 21 November 2017
Jan 01 1st day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders in the year 1583.
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 In the year 1583 holland begins use of Gregorian calendar
Jan 12 Holland begins use of Gregorian calendar (yesterday was 1/1/1583) in the year 1583.
Feb 02 In the year 1583 anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess
Feb 09 Jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake in the year 1583.
Feb 17 J Henry Alting, Dutch theologist in the year 1583.
Feb 21 In the year 1583 groningen Neth begins using Gregorian calendar
Feb 21 On this day in history groningen Netherlands begins using Gregorian calendar
Mar 03 Edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military/philosopher on this day in history.
Mar 06 On this day in history 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 in the year 1583.
Jun 09 Thomas Radclyffe, 3rd Earl of Sussex, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland in the year 1583.
Jun 16 In the year 1583 axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent
Jun 17 On this day in history brabant: duke of Parma beats French mercenaries
Jun 18 Richard Martin of London takes out 1st life insurance policy, on William Gibbons, premium was £383 on this day in history.
Jun 28 Duke French van Valois returns to France on this day in history.
Jul 06 Edmund Grindal, English bishop of London/archbhp of York, dies at 64 on this day in history.
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 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 Girolamo Frescobaldi, composer in the year 1583.
Sep 24 In the year 1583 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 In the year 1583 pirro Ligorio, Italian architect/painter/archaeologist, dies at 83
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 Orlando Gibbons, English composer (O Clap Your Hands), baptized in the year 1583.
Dec 31 Thomas Erastus, Switz, theologist, dies in the year 1583.