Historical Events In 1583
Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Jan 01 On this day in history 1st day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders
Jan 01 First day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders on this day in history.
Jan 08 Simon Episcopius, Dutch bishop/theologist on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history groningen Netherlands begins using Gregorian calendar
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 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 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 Duke French van Valois returns to France on this day in history.
Jul 06 In the year 1583 edmund Grindal, English bishop of London/archbhp of York, dies at 64
Jul 17 Spanish & Walloon troops conquer Dunkerk in the year 1583.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1583 the Delight, with 85 persons aboard, founders on the banks of Sable Island; first Canadian shipwreck on record.
Aug 27 Simon Besler, composer in the year 1583.
Sep 09 Girolamo Frescobaldi, composer in the year 1583.
Sep 24 Albrecht Eusebius Wenzel von Wallenstein, German general in the year 1583.
Sep 29 In the year 1583 johan VIII, the Younger, count of Nassau-Siegen/field marshall
Oct 30 On this day in history 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 On this day in history duke of Parma conquerors Aalst
Dec 25 In the year 1583 orlando Gibbons, English composer (O Clap Your Hands), baptized
Dec 31 Thomas Erastus, Switz, theologist, dies on this day in history.