Historical Events Happened In 1583
Saturday, 23 May 2015
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 In the year 1583 simon Episcopius, Dutch bishop/theologist
Jan 12 Holland begins use of Gregorian calendar in the year 1583.
Jan 12 Holland begins use of Gregorian calendar (yesterday was 1/1/1583) in the year 1583.
Feb 02 Anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess in the year 1583.
Feb 09 Jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake on this day in history.
Feb 17 J Henry Alting, Dutch theologist on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1583 groningen Neth begins using Gregorian calendar
Feb 21 Groningen Netherlands begins using Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Mar 03 In the year 1583 edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military/philosopher
Mar 06 Zacharias Ursinus, German theologist (Heidelberger), dies at 48 in the year 1583.
Mar 18 Dutch States General & Anjou sign treaty in the year 1583.
Apr 10 In the year 1583 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 On this day in history axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent
Jun 17 In the year 1583 brabant: duke of Parma beats French mercenaries
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 On this day in history edmund Grindal, English bishop of London/archbhp of York, dies at 64
Jul 17 On this day in history 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 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 in the year 1583.
Sep 09 In the year 1583 girolamo Frescobaldi, composer
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 In the year 1583 gelders Earl Willem of the Bergh flees
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 On this day in history thomas Erastus, Switz, theologist, dies