Events from the year 1596 in Sweden
|Years in Sweden:||1593 1594 1595 1596 1597 1598 1599|
|Centuries:||15th century · 16th century · 17th century|
|Decades:||1560s 1570s 1580s 1590s 1600s 1610s 1620s|
|Years:||1593 1594 1595 1596 1597 1598 1599|
- - An embassy from Poland arrive to support the personal union between Sweden and Poland.
- 25 November - A peasant uprising in the province of Finland results in the Cudgel War.
- - Archbishop Abraham Angermannus organizes a religious inspection tour through the provinces to eradicate all remains of Catholicism, Paganism and other non-Lutheran practices.
- - Sweden is afflicted with bad harvests and subsequent hunger.
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- Krohn, J. Kertomuksia Suomen Historiasta, Kansallisseura, Helsinki 1914