Historical Events In 1583
Friday, 05 March 2021
Jan 01 On this day in history 1st day of the Gregorian calendar in Holland & Flanders
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 Holland begins use of Gregorian calendar on this day in history.
Jan 12 Holland begins use of Gregorian calendar (yesterday was 1/1/1583) on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history anna Roemers Visscher, Dutch poetess
Feb 09 Jeseph Sanalbo, Jewish convert in Rome, burned at stake in the year 1583.
Feb 17 J Henry Alting, Dutch theologist on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1583 groningen Neth begins using Gregorian calendar
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 In the year 1583 dutch States General & Anjou sign treaty
Apr 10 Hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law on this day in history.
Apr 12 William of Orange marries Louise de Coligny in the year 1583.
Jun 09 Thomas Radclyffe, 3rd Earl of Sussex, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland in the year 1583.
Jun 16 On this day in history axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent
Jun 17 Brabant: duke of Parma beats French mercenaries on this day in history.
Jun 18 Richard Martin of London takes out 1st life insurance policy, on William Gibbons, premium was £383 in the year 1583.
Jun 28 On this day in history 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 In the year 1583 gilbert claims Newfoundland (1st English colony in North America)
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 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 In the year 1583 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 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 In the year 1583 orlando Gibbons, English composer (O Clap Your Hands), baptized
Dec 31 In the year 1583 thomas Erastus, Switz, theologist, dies