1599 in Sweden

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Events from the year 1599 in Sweden

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  • The troops of Duke Charles conquers Kalmar, Viborg, Åbo and a number of key strongholds for the loyalists of Sigismund.
  • May 16 – The Kalmar Bloodbath take place in Kalmar.
  • The Åbo Bloodbath takes place in Åbo.
  • July - Sigismund is officially deposed as King of Sweden and is forced to hand over the loyal Councillors.
  • Arch Bishop Abraham Angermannus is deposed for connections with the loyalists of Sigismund.
  • Åbo Bloodbath against the Sigismund loyalists in Finland.

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