Historical Events Happened In 1583
Sunday, 26 June 2016
Jan 01 In the year 1583 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 On this day in history simon Episcopius, Dutch bishop/theologist
Jan 12 In the year 1583 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 On this day in history jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake
Feb 17 J Henry Alting, Dutch theologist on this day in history.
Feb 21 Groningen Neth begins using Gregorian calendar in the year 1583.
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 in the year 1583.
Mar 18 Dutch States General & Anjou sign treaty on this day in history.
Apr 10 In the year 1583 hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law
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 On this day in history axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent
Jun 17 On this day in history 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 In the year 1583 duke French van Valois returns to France
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 Gilbert claims Newfoundland (1st English colony in North America) in the year 1583.
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 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 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 Johan VIII, the Younger, count of Nassau-Siegen/field marshall on this day in history.
Oct 30 Pirro Ligorio, Italian architect/painter/archaeologist, dies at 83 in the year 1583.
Nov 15 Gelders Earl Willem of the Bergh flees on this day in history.
Nov 20 Duke of Parma conquerors Aalst on this day in history.
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