1577 in Sweden

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Events from the year 1577 in Sweden

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  • - The arrival of the Pope's ambassador Antonio Possevino to Sweden.
  • - The so-called Röda boken (The Read Book), a church service which establishes a compromise between Protestantism and Catholic, is introduced.
  • - Tre Kronor (castle) is rebuilt as a renaissance palace.
  • - John III takes the title Grand Prince of Finland.
  • - Sigrid Sture appointed governor of Stranda Hundred.

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