Historical Events In 1583
Wednesday, 21 October 2020
Jan 01 1st day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders in the year 1583.
Jan 01 On this day in history first day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders
Jan 08 Simon Episcopius, Dutch bishop/theologist in the year 1583.
Jan 12 Holland begins use of Gregorian calendar in the year 1583.
Jan 12 In the year 1583 holland begins use of Gregorian calendar (yesterday was 1/1/1583)
Feb 02 On this day in history anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess
Feb 09 In the year 1583 jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake
Feb 17 J Henry Alting, Dutch theologist on this day in history.
Feb 21 Groningen Neth begins using Gregorian calendar in the year 1583.
Feb 21 Groningen Netherlands begins using Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Mar 03 In the year 1583 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 Hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law on this day in history.
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 in the year 1583.
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 In the year 1583 richard Martin of London takes out 1st life insurance policy, on William Gibbons, premium was £383
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 Gilbert claims Newfoundland (1st English colony in North America) in the year 1583.
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 In the year 1583 simon Besler, composer
Sep 09 On this day in history girolamo Frescobaldi, composer
Sep 24 Albrecht Eusebius Wenzel von Wallenstein, German general in the year 1583.
Sep 29 Johan VIII, the Younger, count of Nassau-Siegen/field marshall in the year 1583.
Oct 30 In the year 1583 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 Orlando Gibbons, English composer (O Clap Your Hands), baptized in the year 1583.
Dec 31 Thomas Erastus, Switz, theologist, dies in the year 1583.