Historical Events In 1583
Wednesday, 19 February 2020
Jan 01 1st day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1583 anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess
Feb 09 On this day in history jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake
Feb 17 On this day in history j Henry Alting, Dutch theologist
Feb 21 On this day in history groningen Neth begins using Gregorian calendar
Feb 21 Groningen Netherlands begins using Gregorian calendar in the year 1583.
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 On this day in history thomas Radclyffe, 3rd Earl of Sussex, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland
Jun 16 Axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent on this day in history.
Jun 17 On this day in history brabant: duke of Parma beats French mercenaries
Jun 18 Richard Martin of London takes out 1st life insurance policy, on William Gibbons, premium was £383 on this day in history.
Jun 28 Duke French van Valois returns to France in the year 1583.
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 In the year 1583 gilbert claims Newfoundland (1st English colony in North America)
Aug 20 Humphrey Gilbert c1537-1583 sails to Cape Race Newfoundland to fish for cod and explore mainland; sends two ships back to England in the year 1583.
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 On this day in history simon Besler, composer
Sep 09 In the year 1583 girolamo Frescobaldi, composer
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 in the year 1583.
Oct 30 On this day in history pirro Ligorio, Italian architect/painter/archaeologist, dies at 83
Nov 15 Gelders Earl Willem of the Bergh flees in the year 1583.
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 Thomas Erastus, Switz, theologist, dies in the year 1583.