Historical Events In 1583
Sunday, 27 May 2018
Jan 01 On this day in history 1st day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders
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 Holland begins use of Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Jan 12 Holland begins use of Gregorian calendar (yesterday was 1/1/1583) on this day in history.
Feb 02 In the year 1583 anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess
Feb 09 On this day in history jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake
Feb 17 In the year 1583 j Henry Alting, Dutch theologist
Feb 21 Groningen Neth begins using Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Feb 21 Groningen Netherlands begins using Gregorian calendar in the year 1583.
Mar 03 Edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military/philosopher on this day in history.
Mar 06 Zacharias Ursinus, German theologist (Heidelberger), dies at 48 on this day in history.
Mar 18 In the year 1583 dutch States General & Anjou sign treaty
Apr 10 In the year 1583 hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law
Apr 12 In the year 1583 william of Orange marries Louise de Coligny
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 In the year 1583 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 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 on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history the Delight, with 85 persons aboard, founders on the banks of Sable Island; first Canadian shipwreck on record.
Aug 27 On this day in history simon Besler, composer
Sep 09 In the year 1583 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 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 In the year 1583 duke of Parma conquerors Aalst
Dec 25 On this day in history orlando Gibbons, English composer (O Clap Your Hands), baptized
Dec 31 Thomas Erastus, Switz, theologist, dies on this day in history.