What was the Stockholm Bloodbath (1520)?

Introduction The Stockholm Bloodbath (Swedish: Stockholms blodbad, Danish: Det Stockholmske Blodbad) was a trial that led to a series of executions in Stockholm between 07 and 09 November 1520. The events were initiated directly after the coronation of Christian II as the new king of Sweden, following which the guests on the crowning party were… Read More

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