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26 January - The deposition of Eric XIV in favor of John III is formally confirmed by the royal council.
10 July - Coronation of John III and Catherine Jagiellon.
24 October - Sweden invades the Danish province of Scania.
29 October - Sweden conquer Åhus.
October - Denmark besieges Varberg.
13 November - Peace negotiations between Sweden and Denmark in Knäred.
4 December - Denmark conquers Varberg.
- Armistice between Sweden and Denmark in Estonia.
- A conspiracy to free the deposed king from prison is discovered and the conspirators are executed.
5 November - Nils Turesson Bielke, statesman, member of the privy council (died 1639)
- Elin Andersdotter, conspirator (born unknown date)
- Thomas Jakobsson, conspirator (born unknown date)
1569 in Sweden Wikipedia
Events from the year 1569 in Sweden