Historical Events In 1583
Sunday, 21 July 2019
Jan 01 In the year 1583 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 In the year 1583 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 In the year 1583 anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess
Feb 09 On this day in history jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake
Feb 17 J Henry Alting, Dutch theologist in the year 1583.
Feb 21 Groningen Neth begins using Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Feb 21 Groningen Netherlands begins using Gregorian calendar in the year 1583.
Mar 03 Edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military/philosopher on this day in history.
Mar 06 Zacharias Ursinus, German theologist (Heidelberger), dies at 48 in the year 1583.
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 In the year 1583 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 Axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 28 On this day in history duke French van Valois returns to France
Jul 06 In the year 1583 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 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 On this day in history simon Besler, composer
Sep 09 In the year 1583 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 Duke of Parma conquerors Aalst on this day in history.
Dec 25 On this day in history orlando Gibbons, English composer (O Clap Your Hands), baptized
Dec 31 On this day in history thomas Erastus, Switz, theologist, dies