1530s in Denmark

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from 1530 in Denmark)
Jump to: navigation, search

Events from the year 1530s in Denmark.



  • 1534
    • October 16 - In the Battles of Svenstrup, Skipper Clement's peasant army, re-enforced with professional soldiers from Count Christoffer, defeats the army of the Jutland nobility, that had been sent to crush the revolt.
    • December 18 - A royal army led by Johan Rantzau defeats Clement's men at Aalborg where they have sort refuge. Clement is captured a few days later.
  • 1535
    • June 11 - In the Battle of Øksnebjerg, on the island of Funen, Rantzau decisively defeats the rest of Count Christoffer's army.