|Covid-19|Monarch – Eric XIV
January - The Danes under Daniel Rantzau march toward Stockholm, but because of the lack of reinforcements, the Danish army turns back toward Halland.
May - Eric XIV recuperates from his mental illness and resume government.
4 July - The second, official wedding between Eric XIV and Karin Månsdotter.
5 July - Coronation of Karin Månsdotter.
12 July - The brothers of the King, John and Charles, rebels against Eric XIV in Östergötland, and John is declared regent by the rebels.
August - The Swedes takes Sonnenburg on Ösel from the Danes.
1 September - The rebels conquer the capital of Stockholm.
22 September - Jöran Persson is arrested and executed.
29 September - The King is arrested, imprisoned and deposed by his brothers
30 September - John III of Sweden is declared King.
30 September - Armistice with Poland.
autumn - Armistice with the Teutonic Order.
18 November - Armistice with Denmark.
28 January - Gustav of Sweden (1568–1607), prince (died 1607)
17 May - Anna Vasa of Sweden, princess (died 1625)
25 June - Gunilla Bielke, queen (died 1597)
- Sigrid Brahe, countess (died 1608)
22 September - Jöran Persson, royal adviser (died 1530)
22 September - Anna Phersönernas moder, alleged witch (Born unknown date)
1568 in Sweden Wikipedia
Events from the year 1568 in Sweden