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1583 was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar. Events March 1 - Michel de Montaigne signs the preface to his most significant work, Essays. ... Events January 16 - English Parliament outlaws Roman Catholicism April 4 - Francis Drake completes a circumnavigation of the world and is knighted by Elizabeth I. July 26 - The Northern Netherlands proclaim their independence from Spain in the Oath of Abjuration. ... Events January 15 - Russia cedes Livonia and Estonia to Poland February 24 - Pope Gregory XIII implements the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1584 was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... 1585 was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar. ... 1586 was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... Events and Trends Categories: 1550s ... Events and Trends In 1564 William Shakespeare was born. ... Significant Events and Trends Transition from the Muromachi to the Azuchi-Momoyama period in Japan Categories: 1570s ... Events and Trends The beginnings of the Golden Age of Literature in England Sir Humphrey Gilbert claims Newfoundland as Englands first overseas colony in 1583 Francis Drake had come back from going around the world, bringing back with him many treasures. ... Events 1590 March 14 - Battle of Ivry - Henry IV of France again defeats the forces of the Catholic League under the Duc de Mayenne. ... Categories: 1600s ... Events and Trends Start of the Golden Age of the Netherlands. ... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... (14th century - 15th century - 16th century - other centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 15th century was that century which lasted from 1401 to 1500. ... (15th century - 16th century - 17th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 16th century was that century which lasted from 1501 to 1600. ... (16th century - 17th century - 18th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 17th century was that century which lasted from 1601-1700. ... This is the calendar for any common year starting on Saturday (dominical letter B) e. ... The Gregorian calendar is the calendar that is used nearly everywhere in the world. ... This is the calendar for a common year starting on Tuesday (dominical letter F), e. ... The Julian calendar was introduced in 46 BC by Julius Caesar and took force in 45 BC (709 ab urbe condita). ...


Events

August 5 is the 217th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (218th in leap years), with 148 days remaining. ... Sir Humphrey Gilbert (c. ... St. ... Map of Newfoundland Newfoundland (French: Terre-Neuve; Irish: Talamh an Éisc; Latin: Terra Nova) is a large island off the northeast coast of North America, and the most populous part of the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador. ... Wikimedia Commons has media related to: England Travel guide to England from Wikitravel English language English law English (people) List of monarchs of England – Kings of England family tree List of English people Angeln (region in northern Germany, presumably the origin of the Angles for whom England is named) UK... Hideyoshi in old age. ... Osaka Castle Osaka Castle (大坂城・大阪城; ÅŒsaka-jō) is a castle in Chuo-ku, Osaka, Japan. ... James VI and I King of England, Scotland and Ireland James VI of Scotland and I of England (Charles James) (19 June 1566–27 March 1625) was a King who ruled over England, Scotland and Ireland, and was the first Sovereign to reign in the three realms simultaneously. ... Travel guide to Scotland from Wikitravel Transport in Scotland Timeline of Scottish history Caledonia List of not fully sovereign nations Subdivisions of Scotland National parks (Scotland) Traditional music of Scotland Flower of Scotland Wars of Scottish Independence National Trust for Scotland Historic houses in Scotland Castles in Scotland Museums in... The University of Edinburgh, founded in 1583, is a renowned centre for teaching and research in Edinburgh, Scotland. ... Goa (गोआ in DevanāgarÄ«) is Indias smallest state in terms of area and the fourth smallest in terms of population after Sikkim, Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh. ... Dyrehavsbakken (English, The Deer Garden Hill), referred to informally as Bakken (The Hill), is the worlds oldest, intact, still-surviving amusement park. ...

Births

See also Category: 1583 births. January 8 is the 8th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Simon Episcopius (January 8, 1583 - April 4, 1643), the Latin form of the name of Simon Bischop, Dutch theologian, was born at Amsterdam. ... // Events January 21 - Abel Tasman discovers Tonga February 6 - Abel Tasman discovers the Fiji islands. ... March 3 is the 62nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (63rd in leap years). ... Edward Herbert, Baron Herbert of Cherbury (March 3, 1583 - August 20, 1648) was a British soldier, diplomat, historian, poet and religious philosopher. ... // Events Peace treaty signed at Westphalia ends the Thirty Years War. ... April 10 is the 100th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (101st in leap years). ... Hugo Grotius Hugo Grotius (Huig de Groot, or Hugo de Groot; Delft, 10th April 1583 - Rostock, 28th August 1645) worked as a jurist in the Dutch Republic and laid the foundations for international law, based on natural law. ... // Events January 10 - Archbishop Laud executed on Tower Hill, London. ... June 16 is the 167th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (168th in leap years), with 198 days remaining. ... Count Axel Gustafsson Oxenstierna   listen? or Oxenstjerna (June 16, 1583 - August 28, 1654), Lord High Chancellor of Sweden, was born at FÃ¥nö in Uplandia, and received his education with his brothers at the universities of Rostock, Jena and Wittenberg. ... Events April 5 - Signing of the Treaty of Westminster, ending the First Anglo-Dutch War. ... June 20 is the 171st day of the year (172nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 194 days remaining. ... Count Jacob Pontusson De la Gardie (20 June 1583 - 22 August 1652) was a Swedish-Finnish statesman and soldier, unlawful grandson of a Swedish king, appointed Privy Councilor in 1613, Governor General of Livonia in 1621, and Lord High Constable in 1628. ... // Events April 6 - Dutch sailor Jan van Riebeeck establishes a resupply camp for the Dutch East India Company at the Cape of Good Hope, and founded Cape Town. ... September 24 is the 267th day of the year (268th in leap years). ... Albrecht Wenzel Eusebius von Wallenstein (also Waldstein, Czech: Albrecht Václav Eusebius z ValdÅ¡tejna), September 24, 1583 – February 25, 1634) was a Bohemian soldier and politician who gave his services (an army of 30,000 to 100,000 men) during the Danish Period of the Thirty Years War to... Events Moses Amyrauts Traite de la predestination is published Curaçao captured by the Dutch Treaty of Polianovska First meeting of the Académie française The witchcraft affair at Loudun Jean Nicolet lands at Green Bay, Wisconsin Opening of Covent Garden Market in London English establish a settlement... November 24 is the 328th day (329th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Juan Martínez de Jáuregui y Aguilar (November 24, 1583 - January 11, 1641), Spanish poet, was baptized at Seville. ... Events The Long Parliament passes a series of legislation designed to contain Charles Is absolutist tendencies. ... December 17 is the 351st day of the year (352nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Robert Bertie, 1st Earl of Lindsey (17 December 1583 – Edge Hill 24 October 1642) // Early life Queen Elizabeth I was his godmother, and to her two favourite Earls, whose Christian name he bore, where his godfathers. ... Events January 4 - Charles I attempts to arrest five leading members of the Long Parliament, but they escape. ... December 25 is the 359th day of the year (360th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 6 days remaining. ... Orlando Gibbons Orlando Gibbons (baptised December 25, 1583 – June 5, 1625) was an English composer and organist of the late Tudor and early Jacobean periods. ... Events March 27 - Prince Charles Stuart becomes King Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland. ... Johann Heinrich Alting (1583 - 1644), German divine, was born at Emden, where his father, Menso Alting (1541-1612), was minister. ... // Events February to August - Explorer Abel Tasmans second expedition for the Dutch East India Company maps the north coast of Australia. ... Sir John Beaumont (1583 - April 19, 1627), English poet, second son of the judge, Sir Francis Beaumont, was born at Grace-Dieu in Leicestershire. ... Events A Dutch ship makes the first recorded sighting of the coast of South Australia. ... Bonaventura Elzevir (1583 - 1652) was a significant Dutch printer. ... // Events April 6 - Dutch sailor Jan van Riebeeck establishes a resupply camp for the Dutch East India Company at the Cape of Good Hope, and founded Cape Town. ... Girolamo Frescobaldi (September, 1583 – March 1, 1643) was one of the most important composers of keyboard music in the late Renaissance and early Baroque periods. ... // Events January 21 - Abel Tasman discovers Tonga February 6 - Abel Tasman discovers the Fiji islands. ... Alexander Henderson Alexander Henderson (1583? – August 19, 1646) was a Scottish theologian. ... // Events The Westminster Confession of Faith Ongoing events English Civil War (1642-1649) Births February 4 - Hans Erasmus Aßmann, Freiherr von Abschatz, German statesman and poet (d. ... Baron Dodo Knyphausen, zu Innhausen und Knyphausen, (1583 - 1636) born in East Frisia, was a German soldier who entered into Swedish service in 1629 and was appointed Field Marshal in 1633. ... Events February 24 - King Christian of Denmark gives an order that all beggars that are able to work must be sent to Brinholmen Island to build ships or as galley rowers March 26 - Utrecht University founded in The Netherlands. ... For other people with the name of Stanisław Lubomirski, see Stanisław Lubomirski. ... // Events January 30 - King Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland is beheaded. ... Philip Massinger (1583 - 1640) was an English dramatist. ... Events December 1 - Portugal regains its independence from Spain and João IV of Portugal becomes king. ... Nzinga Mbande, queen of the Ndongo and Matamba. ... // Events Prix de Rome scholarship established for students of the arts. ... George Goring, 1st Earl of Norwich (1583? - 1663), English soldier, was the son of George Goring of Hurstpierpoint and Ovingdean, Sussex, and of Anne Denny, sister of Edward Denny, earl of Norwich. ... // Events Prix de Rome scholarship established for students of the arts. ... John Pym (1583 - December 8, 1643) was an English parliamentarian, leader of the Long Parliament and a prominent critic of James I and then Charles I. Pym was born in Brymore, Somerset, into minor nobility. ... // Events January 21 - Abel Tasman discovers Tonga February 6 - Abel Tasman discovers the Fiji islands. ... Aurelian Townsend (1583?-1643) was an English poet. ... // Events January 21 - Abel Tasman discovers Tonga February 6 - Abel Tasman discovers the Fiji islands. ...


Deaths

See also Category: 1583 deaths. January 12 is the 12th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Fernando Álvarez de Toledo, Duke of Alva. ... Events February - Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor attacks Venice June 6 - Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor is defeated in Friulia by Venetian forces; he is forced to sign a three year truce and cede several territories to Venice December 10 - League of Cambrai formed as an alliance against Venice between... January 18 is the 18th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Margaret of Parma (28 December 1522 - 18 January 1586), duchess of Parma and regent of the Netherlands from 1559 to 1567, was the illegitimate daughter of Charles V. Her mother, Johanna Maria van der Gheynst, a servant of Charles de Lalaing, Seigneur de Montigny, was a Fleming. ... Events January 1 - In the Gregorian calendar, January 1 is declared as the first day of the year, instead of March 25. ... February 18 is the 49th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Antonio Francesco Grazzini (March 22, 1503 _ February 18, 1583), was an Italian author. ... Events January 20 - Seville in Castile is awarded exclusive right to trade with the New World. ... March 18 is the 77th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (78th in leap years). ... Magnus of Livonia (26 August 1540 Københavns slot - 18 March 1583 Piltene) was the King of Livonia, son of King Christian III of Denmark and Queen Dorothea af Sachsen-Lauenburg, brother of Frederick II of Denmark. ... Events January 6 - King Henry VIII of England marries Anne of Cleves, his fourth Queen consort. ... June 6 is the 157th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (158th in leap years), with 208 days remaining. ... Nakagawa Kiyohide (中川 清秀; 1556 – June 6, 1583) was a daimyo in Azuchi-Momoyama period. ... Events January 16 - Abdication of Emperor Charles V. His son, Philip II becomes King of Spain, while his brother Ferdinand becomes Holy Roman Emperor January 23 - The Shaanxi earthquake, the deadliest earthquake in history, occurs with its epicenter in Shaanxi province, China. ... Shibata Katsutoyo (柴田 勝豊; 1556 – June 6, 1583) was a military commander in the Azuchi-Momoyama period. ... Events January 16 - Abdication of Emperor Charles V. His son, Philip II becomes King of Spain, while his brother Ferdinand becomes Holy Roman Emperor January 23 - The Shaanxi earthquake, the deadliest earthquake in history, occurs with its epicenter in Shaanxi province, China. ... June 9 is the 160th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (161st in leap years), with 205 days remaining. ... Thomas Radclyffe (or Ratclyffe) 3rd Earl of Sussex (c. ... Events January 21 - The Swiss Anabaptist Movement was born when Conrad Grebel, Felix Manz, George Blaurock, and about a dozen others baptized each other in the home of Manzs mother on Neustadt-Gasse, Zürich, breaking a thousand-year tradition of church-state union. ... July 1 is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 183 days remaining. ... Sakuma Morimasa (佐久間 盛政, 1554 - 83) is a retainer of Shibata Katsuie. ... July 6 is the 187th day of the year (188th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 178 days remaining. ... Edmund Grindal (c. ... Arms of the see of Canterbury The Archbishop of Canterbury is the senior clergyman of the established Church of England and symbolic head of the worldwide Anglican Communion. ... Events March 4 - Hernán Cortés lands in Mexico. ... November 11 is the 315th day of the year (316th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 50 days remaining. ... Gerald Fitzgerald, 15th Earl of Desmond (c. ... November 24 is the 328th day (329th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... René de Birague, also Biraghe or Biragro, (Milano, Italy, February 2, 1506 – November 24, 1583 in Paris) was a French cardinal and chancellor. ... Events January 21 - Pope Julius II founds the Swiss Guard Second outbreak of the sweating sickness in England Leonardo da Vinci completes the Mona Lisa. ... December 31 is the 365th day of the year (366th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Thomas Erastus (September 7, 1524 - December 31, 1583), German-Swiss theologian, whose surname was Liber, Lieber, or Liebler, was born of poor parents, probably at Baden, canton of Aargau, Switzerland. ... Events March 1, 1524/5 - Giovanni da Verrazano lands near Cape Fear (approx. ... Don Fadriques health detoriated after 1573. ... Events January 6 - Alessandro de Medici assassinated August 25 - The Honourable Artillery Company, the oldest surviving regiment in the British Army, and the second most senior, was formed. ... Catherine Jagellonica Catherine Jagiellonica of Poland, (1526 - 1583), was the youngest daughter of Sigismund I of Poland and Bona Sforza, heir to her mothers claim to the title of King of Jerusalem. ... John, Johann, Johan II, or colloquially Hans, Danish monarch and union king of Denmark (1481–1513), Norway (1483–1513) Sweden (1497–1501), under the Kalmar Union, and also Duke of Schleswig and Holstein. ... Events January 14 - Treaty of Madrid. ... Lucas David was a Polish historian, who around 1550 wrote down extensive volumes on Prussian history. ... Events January 20 - Seville in Castile is awarded exclusive right to trade with the New World. ... The first monument to Fedorov was opened in Moscow in 1909. ... Sir Humphrey Gilbert (c. ... Shibata Katsuie (柴田 勝家) (1530 - 1583) was a Japanese military commander during the Sengoku Period who served Oda Nobunaga. ... Knyaz Andrey Mikhailovich Kurbsky (Андрей Михайлович Курбский in Russian) (1528-1583) was an intimate friend and then a leading political opponent of the Russian tsar Ivan the Terrible. ... Events June 19 - Battle of Landriano - A French army in Italy under Marshal St. ... Oda Nobutaka (織田信孝; 1558-1583) is a samurai and member of Oda clan. ... Zacharius Ursinus (July 18, 1534 - 1583), German theologian, and one of the authors of the Heidelberg Catechism. ... Events February 27 - Group of Anabaptists of Jan Matthys seize Münster and declare it The New Jerusalem - they begin to exile dissenters and forcible baptize all others May 10 - Jacques Cartier explores Newfoundland while searching for the Northwest Passage. ...


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RFC 1583 (rfc1583) (15134 words)
Moy [Page 10] RFC 1583 OSPF Version 2 March 1994 Broadcast networks Networks supporting many (more than two) attached routers, together with the capability to address a single physical message to all of the attached routers (broadcast).
Moy [Page 21] RFC 1583 OSPF Version 2 March 1994 Routing in the Autonomous System takes place on two levels, depending on whether the source and destination of a packet reside in the same area (intra-area routing is used) or different areas (inter-area routing is used).
Moy [Page 31] RFC 1583 OSPF Version 2 March 1994 In order to take advantage of the OSPF stub area support, default routing must be used in the stub area.
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Orlando Gibbons Orlando Gibbons (baptised December 25, 1583 – June 5, 1625) was an English composer and organist of the late Tudor and early Jacobean periods.
Girolamo Frescobaldi (September, 1583 – March 1, 1643) was one of the most important composers of keyboard music in the late Renaissance and early Baroque periods.
Catherine Jagellonica Catherine Jagiellonica of Poland, (1526 - 1583), was the youngest daughter of Sigismund I of Poland and Bona Sforza, heir to her mothers claim to the title of King of Jerusalem.
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