|Covid-19|Monarch – Adolf Frederick
22 May - Treaty of Hamburg (1762). Peace between Sweden and Prussia with the mediation of the Queen of Sweden, Louisa Ulrika of Prussia.
25 August – The first Drottningholm Palace Theatre burns down.
Elisabeth Christina von Linné publishes her discovery of the Tropaeolum majus.
Menniskans elände, by Gustaf Fredrik Gyllenborg
7 October - Fabian von Fersen (1762–1818), official and courtier (died 1818)
- Christina Fredenheim, vocalist (died 1841)
- Charles Langlois, actor and theater director (died 1692)
1762 in Sweden Wikipedia
Events from the year 1762 in Sweden