Harman Patil

1595 in Sweden

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1595 in Sweden

Events from the year 1595 in Sweden



  • Monarch – Sigismund
  • Events

  • 8 May - The Russo-Swedish War (1590–95) is terminated by the Treaty of Teusina with a victory and territorial gain for Sweden.
  • - The Riksdag of Söderköping elects Duke Charles Regent (though not monarch) and bans the Catholic mass.
  • - The last remaining Catholic convent in Sweden, the Vadstena Abbey, is dissolved and the nuns leave for Poland.
  • - The Uppsala University, revived two years prior, is granted is official letter of privilege.
  • Births

  • 1 May - Lars Kagg, officer (died 1661)
  • - Władysław IV Vasa, prince (died 1648)
  • - Ebba Mauritzdotter Leijonhufvud, courtier and foster mother of queen Christina (died 1654)
  • Deaths

  • 26 June - Magnus, Duke of Östergötland, prince (born 1542)
  • - Henrikki Laavunpoika of Kankainen, army commander (born 1512)
  • References

    1595 in Sweden Wikipedia

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