Historical Events In 1583
Thursday, 25 April 2019
Jan 01 1st day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders on this day in history.
Jan 01 First day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders in the year 1583.
Jan 08 Simon Episcopius, Dutch bishop/theologist on this day in history.
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 Anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess on this day in history.
Feb 09 In the year 1583 jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake
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 In the year 1583 edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military/philosopher
Mar 06 On this day in history zacharias Ursinus, German theologist (Heidelberger), dies at 48
Mar 18 In the year 1583 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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 17 In the year 1583 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 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 In the year 1583 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 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 Girolamo Frescobaldi, composer in the year 1583.
Sep 24 In the year 1583 albrecht Eusebius Wenzel von Wallenstein, German general
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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.