Historical Events In 1583
Thursday, 25 February 2021
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 on this day in history.
Jan 08 Simon Episcopius, Dutch bishop/theologist in the year 1583.
Jan 12 On this day in history holland begins use of Gregorian calendar
Jan 12 Holland begins use of Gregorian calendar (yesterday was 1/1/1583) in the year 1583.
Feb 02 On this day in history anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess
Feb 09 Jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake on this day in history.
Feb 17 On this day in history j Henry Alting, Dutch theologist
Feb 21 In the year 1583 groningen Neth begins using Gregorian calendar
Feb 21 Groningen Netherlands begins using Gregorian calendar in the year 1583.
Mar 03 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 Thomas Radclyffe, 3rd Earl of Sussex, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland on this day in history.
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 Richard Martin of London takes out 1st life insurance policy, on William Gibbons, premium was £383 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1583 spanish & Walloon troops conquer Dunkerk
Aug 05 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history 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 Pirro Ligorio, Italian architect/painter/archaeologist, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Nov 15 In the year 1583 gelders Earl Willem of the Bergh flees
Nov 20 On this day in history duke of Parma conquerors Aalst
Dec 25 In the year 1583 orlando Gibbons, English composer (O Clap Your Hands), baptized
Dec 31 Thomas Erastus, Switz, theologist, dies in the year 1583.