Historical Events Happened In 1583
Saturday, 30 July 2016
Jan 01 On this day in history 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 On this day in history holland begins use of Gregorian calendar (yesterday was 1/1/1583)
Feb 02 Anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess on this day in history.
Feb 09 On this day in history jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake
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 Groningen Netherlands begins using Gregorian calendar in the year 1583.
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 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 on this day in history.
Jun 09 In the year 1583 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 Brabant: duke of Parma beats French mercenaries in the year 1583.
Jun 18 Richard Martin of London takes out 1st life insurance policy, on William Gibbons, premium was £383 in the year 1583.
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 In the year 1583 spanish & Walloon troops conquer Dunkerk
Aug 05 Gilbert claims Newfoundland (1st English colony in North America) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1583 simon Besler, composer
Sep 09 In the year 1583 girolamo Frescobaldi, composer
Sep 24 On this day in history 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 On this day in history gelders Earl Willem of the Bergh flees
Nov 20 In the year 1583 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.