Historical Events In 1583
Saturday, 21 September 2019
Jan 01 1st day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders in the year 1583.
Jan 01 First day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders on this day in history.
Jan 08 Simon Episcopius, Dutch bishop/theologist in the year 1583.
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 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 On this day in history groningen Neth begins using Gregorian calendar
Feb 21 In the year 1583 groningen Netherlands begins using Gregorian calendar
Mar 03 Edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military/philosopher in the year 1583.
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 Hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law in the year 1583.
Apr 12 In the year 1583 william of Orange marries Louise de Coligny
Jun 09 On this day in history 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 Brabant: duke of Parma beats French mercenaries in the year 1583.
Jun 18 In the year 1583 richard Martin of London takes out 1st life insurance policy, on William Gibbons, premium was Â£383
Jun 28 Duke French van Valois returns to France in the year 1583.
Jul 06 On this day in history edmund Grindal, English bishop of London/archbhp of York, dies at 64
Jul 17 Spanish & Walloon troops conquer Dunkerk on this day in history.
Aug 05 On this day in history gilbert claims Newfoundland (1st English colony in North America)
Aug 20 In the year 1583 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 on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1583 simon Besler, composer
Sep 09 Girolamo Frescobaldi, composer on this day in history.
Sep 24 Albrecht Eusebius Wenzel von Wallenstein, German general on this day in history.
Sep 29 On this day in history johan VIII, the Younger, count of Nassau-Siegen/field marshall
Oct 30 In the year 1583 pirro Ligorio, Italian architect/painter/archaeologist, dies at 83
Nov 15 Gelders Earl Willem of the Bergh flees on this day in history.
Nov 20 Duke of Parma conquerors Aalst on this day in history.
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.