Historical Events In 1583
Monday, 26 August 2019
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 On this day in history simon Episcopius, Dutch bishop/theologist
Jan 12 In the year 1583 holland begins use of Gregorian calendar
Jan 12 Holland begins use of Gregorian calendar (yesterday was 1/1/1583) on this day in history.
Feb 02 In the year 1583 anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess
Feb 09 Jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake in the year 1583.
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 On this day in history zacharias Ursinus, German theologist (Heidelberger), dies at 48
Mar 18 On this day in history dutch States General & Anjou sign treaty
Apr 10 On this day in history 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 Axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent on this day in history.
Jun 17 Brabant: duke of Parma beats French mercenaries on this day in history.
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 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 Humphrey Gilbert c1537-1583 sails to Cape Race Newfoundland to fish for cod and explore mainland; sends two ships back to England on this day in history.
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 On this day in history simon Besler, composer
Sep 09 In the year 1583 girolamo Frescobaldi, composer
Sep 24 Albrecht Eusebius Wenzel von Wallenstein, German general in the year 1583.
Sep 29 On this day in history 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 Gelders Earl Willem of the Bergh flees in the year 1583.
Nov 20 Duke of Parma conquerors Aalst in the year 1583.
Dec 25 In the year 1583 orlando Gibbons, English composer (O Clap Your Hands), baptized
Dec 31 In the year 1583 thomas Erastus, Switz, theologist, dies