Historical Events Happened In 1583
Monday, 24 November 2014
Jan 01 On this day in history 1st day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders
Jan 01 In the year 1583 first day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders
Jan 08 In the year 1583 simon Episcopius, Dutch bishop/theologist
Jan 12 On this day in history holland begins use of Gregorian calendar
Jan 12 In the year 1583 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 In the year 1583 jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake
Feb 17 J Henry Alting, Dutch theologist in the year 1583.
Feb 21 Groningen Neth begins using Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Feb 21 On this day in history 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 On this day in history dutch States General & Anjou sign treaty
Apr 10 Hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law on this day in history.
Apr 12 On this day in history william of Orange marries Louise de Coligny
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 Brabant: duke of Parma beats French mercenaries on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history humphrey Gilbert c1537-1583 sails to Cape Race Newfoundland to fish for cod and explore mainland; sends two ships back to England.
Aug 21 In the year 1583 the Delight, with 85 persons aboard, founders on the banks of Sable Island; first Canadian shipwreck on record.
Aug 27 In the year 1583 simon Besler, composer
Sep 09 On this day in history 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 Duke of Parma conquerors Aalst on this day in history.
Dec 25 On this day in history orlando Gibbons, English composer (O Clap Your Hands), baptized
Dec 31 In the year 1583 thomas Erastus, Switz, theologist, dies