1693 in Sweden

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Miniature portrait of Queen Ulrika Eleonora the Elder, Queen of Sweden 1680-1693 - Google Art Project

Events from the year 1693 in Sweden



  • - The Riksdag of the Estates is forced to confirm that the King and the Crown Prince has been granted their power from God and are answerable to no one.
  • - A new law on schooling is introduced.
  • The process against Lars Nilsson (shaman), who is sentenced to death for Paganism for being a follower of the Sami religion.[1]




  1. ^ Kajsa Larsen (In Swedish): Blad ur samernas historia (Pages from the history of the Sami) 1994