1598 in Sweden

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Slaget vid Stångebro

Events from the year 1598 in Sweden

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

  • May - Sigismund III return to Sweden, and his uncle and regent Duke Charles resist him resulting in the War against Sigismund.[1]
  • 18 September - The Battle of Stegeborg result in victory for the Polish-Swedish unionists.
  • 25 September - The Battle of Stångebro result in victory for the Swedish rebels under Duke Charles and the end of the union.

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Frost, R.I., 2000, The Northern Wars, 1558–1721, Harlow: Pearson education Limited, ISBN 9780582064294