1450s in Denmark

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1450s in Denmark
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Events from the year 1450s in Denmark.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

1450

13 May – Christian I of Denmark becomes King of Norway

1455
  • June – Denmark enters the Thirteen Years' War when Christian I declares war against Poland and the Prussian Confederation. This means nothing more than a disturbance in trade, however, since Denmark is still busy fighting with Sweden.
  • 14 September – Christian I confirms Copenhagen's old priviliges and orders a refurbishment of its fortifications.[1]
1457

Undated[edit]

1451
  • Brønshøj Church is expanded with a tower.[2]
1454
1456
  • Christian I reassumes the title of Duke of Estonia in spite of the fact that Danish Estonia was sold in 1446.
  • The Battle of Bornholm (1456) place near the Danish island of Bornholm, between privateers from the city of Gdańsk (Danzig) and a transport convoy of Danish and Livonian ships which were attempting to bring supplies and reinforcements to the Teutonic Knights in Prussia.

Births[edit]

1455
1456

Deaths[edit]

M1459

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1455" (in Danish). Selskabet for Københavns Historie. Retrieved 27 September 2017. 
  2. ^ "1451" (in Danish). Selskabet for Københavns Historie. Retrieved 27 September 2017. 
  3. ^ "1454" (in Danish). Selskabet for Københavns Historie. Retrieved 27 September 2017.