Historical Events Happened In 1583
Thursday, 25 August 2016
Jan 01 In the year 1583 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 on this day in history.
Jan 12 Holland begins use of Gregorian calendar in the year 1583.
Jan 12 In the year 1583 holland begins use of Gregorian calendar (yesterday was 1/1/1583)
Feb 02 On this day in history anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess
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 In the year 1583 edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military/philosopher
Mar 06 Zacharias Ursinus, German theologist (Heidelberger), dies at 48 on this day in history.
Mar 18 Dutch States General & Anjou sign treaty in the year 1583.
Apr 10 On this day in history 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 Brabant: duke of Parma beats French mercenaries in the year 1583.
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 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 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 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 Johan VIII, the Younger, count of Nassau-Siegen/field marshall on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 31 In the year 1583 thomas Erastus, Switz, theologist, dies