Historical Events In 1583
Wednesday, 05 August 2020
Jan 01 1st day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders on this day in history.
Jan 01 In the year 1583 first day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders
Jan 08 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Feb 02 Anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess on this day in history.
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 Groningen Neth begins using Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
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 Zacharias Ursinus, German theologist (Heidelberger), dies at 48 in the year 1583.
Mar 18 Dutch States General & Anjou sign treaty on this day in history.
Apr 10 On this day in history hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law
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 On this day in history 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 Â£383 in the year 1583.
Jun 28 Duke French van Valois returns to France in the year 1583.
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) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1583.
Aug 27 In the year 1583 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 Johan VIII, the Younger, count of Nassau-Siegen/field marshall in the year 1583.
Oct 30 On this day in history pirro Ligorio, Italian architect/painter/archaeologist, dies at 83
Nov 15 In the year 1583 gelders Earl Willem of the Bergh flees
Nov 20 On this day in history duke of Parma conquerors Aalst
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.