Holy League

Holy League may refer to:

  • Holy League (1332), an alliance of Christian states (including the Orthodox Byzantine Empire) raised to combat the naval threat of Turkish beyliks in the Eastern Mediterranean
  • Holy League (1495) or League of Venice, an alliance of several opponents of French hegemony in Italy
  • Holy League (1511), a Papal-Venetian-Spanish-Imperial-English alliance against France
  • Holy League (1535), a short-lived alliance of Catholic states
  • Holy League (1538), a short-lived alliance of Catholic states against the Ottoman Empire
  • Holy League (1571), an alliance of major Catholic maritime states which defeated the Ottomans in the Battle of Lepanto
  • Holy League (1594), a military alliance of predominantly Christian countries against the Ottoman Empire
  • Holy League (1684), composed of the Holy Roman Empire, the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, Venice and Russia
  • Holy League (1717), an alliance of the Papal States, Portugal, Venice and Malta against the Ottoman Empire

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