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2 June - Swedish troops conquer Pärnu.
4 October - The wedding between Prince John and Catherine Jagiellon causes a conflict between the King and his brother.
Summer - Swedish troops conquer Paide.
- Swedish troops conquer Karkus, Estonia
- On the request of the citizens of Reval, Eric XIV banns all trade with Narva.
- Lucretia Magnusdotter (Gyllenhielm), illegitimate royal daughter (died 1624)
1562 in Sweden Wikipedia
Events from the year 1562 in Sweden