Historical Events In 1583
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
Jan 01 On this day in history 1st day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders
Jan 01 On this day in history first day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders
Jan 08 In the year 1583 simon Episcopius, Dutch bishop/theologist
Jan 12 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history j Henry Alting, Dutch theologist
Feb 21 Groningen Neth begins using Gregorian calendar in the year 1583.
Feb 21 In the year 1583 groningen Netherlands begins using Gregorian calendar
Mar 03 On this day in history edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military/philosopher
Mar 06 In the year 1583 zacharias Ursinus, German theologist (Heidelberger), dies at 48
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 On this day in history william of Orange marries Louise de Coligny
Jun 09 In the year 1583 thomas Radclyffe, 3rd Earl of Sussex, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland
Jun 16 In the year 1583 axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent
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 in the year 1583.
Jun 28 On this day in history duke French van Valois returns to France
Jul 06 Edmund Grindal, English bishop of London/archbhp of York, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Jul 17 On this day in history spanish & Walloon troops conquer Dunkerk
Aug 05 On this day in history gilbert claims Newfoundland (1st English colony in North America)
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 Simon Besler, composer on this day in history.
Sep 09 Girolamo Frescobaldi, composer in the year 1583.
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 In the year 1583 gelders Earl Willem of the Bergh flees
Nov 20 In the year 1583 duke of Parma conquerors Aalst
Dec 25 Orlando Gibbons, English composer (O Clap Your Hands), baptized on this day in history.
Dec 31 Thomas Erastus, Switz, theologist, dies in the year 1583.