15th Century Wars 17th Century Wars



Wars of the 16th Century



European Wars

Milanese and Neapolitan War, 1499-1504 Dithmarschen 1500 Russian-Lithuanian War, 1500-1503 Russian-Livonian War, 1501-1502 Landshut War of Succ.
Bavaria 1504-1505
Habsburg Campaign in Hungary 1506
Maximilian's Italian Campaign 1507 League of Cambrai War
1508-1509
War of Holy League
1510-1516
Wallis 1510-1520 Anglo-Scottish War
1513
Luzern Peasant War
1513
Armer Konrad
Württemberg 1514
Hungarian Peasants War
1514
Slovene Peasants War
1515-1516
Conquest of Wursten
Stift Bremen 1517-1527
Hildesheim Stift Feud
1518-1523
Württemberg
1519
Prussian-Polish War
(Rider War) 1520-1521
Spain : Comunero Revolt
1520-1521
Swed. Liberation War
1521-1523
Franco-Spanish War
1521-1529
Ottoman Seizure of Rhodes, 1522 Trier Stift Feud
1522-1523
German Peasants War
1524-1526
German Peasants War
Swabia 1524-1526
German Peasants War
Alsace 1525
German Peasants War
Pfalz 1525
German Peasants War
Graubünden 1525
Duchy in Prussia 1525
Samland Peasants Revolt
German Peasants War
Tyrol 1525-1526
German Peasants War
Salzburg 1525-1526
First War of Musso
Graubünden 1525-1526
Battle of Mohacs
1526
Sacco di Roma
1527
First War of Kappel
1529
Ottoman Siege of Vienna, 1529 War over Florence
1529-1530
Second War of Kappel
1531
Second War of Musso
Graubünden 1531-1532
Norway 1532 Württemberg
1534
Münster Feud
1534-1535
War over Danish Throne
1534-1536
Franco-Habsburg War
1535-1538
Bernese Conquest of Geneva, 1536 Flanders :
Ghent Rising, 1536
Ottoman Seizure of Castro 1537
Invasion of the Exiles
Tuscany 1537
Expedition against Duke H. of Br.-Wolfenbüttel 1542 Franco-Habsburg War
1542-1544
Anglo-French War
1542-1546
Anglo-Scottish War
1542-1549
Sweden : Dacke Feud
1542-1543
Conquest of Gelre
1543
Schmalkaldic War
1546-1547
Cornwall Rebellion
England 1549
Kett's Rebellion
England 1549
Anglo-French War
1549-1550
Siege of Magdeburg
1550-1551
Franco-Habsburg War
1551-1559
Campaign against Augsburg, 1552 Russian Conquest of Kazan, 1552 War over Siena, 1552-1559 2nd Margrave War, 1552-1554 Minden 1553
Wyatt's Revolt
England 1554
Russian Conquest of Astrakhan, 1554-1556 Carafa War
1556-1557
Rietberg Feud
1556-1557
Anglo-French War
1557-1559
Livonian War
1558-1582
Conquest of Dithmarschen, 1559 Scottish Rebellion
1559-1560
Valdesi Rebellion
Piemont 1560-1561
Transylvania
Szekler Rising, 1562
Huntly's Revolt
Scotland 1562
First Huguenot War
1562-1563
Swedish-Danish War
1563-1570
Russo-Polish Wars
1563-1582
Grumbach Quarrels
Würzbg., Gotha 1563-67
Ottoman Siege of Malta
1565
Ottoman Aegaean Campaign, 1566 Low Countries : Calvinist Revolt, 1566-1567
Second Huguenot War
1567-1568
Scottish Rebellion
1567
Third Huguenot War
1568-1570
Spain : Morisco Revolt
1568-1571
Ottoman Siege of Astrakhan, 1569 Northern Rebellion
England 1569
Russo-Swedish War
1570-1595
Battle of Lepanto
1571
Fourth Huguenot War
1572-1573
Revolt of Holland and Zeeland, 1572-1576 Croatian Peasants Revolt
1573
Fifth Huguenot War
1576
Sixth Huguenot War
1577
Seventh Huguenot War
1579-1580
Irish Rebellion
1579-1583
Dutch Revolt
1579-1648
Conflict over Portuguese Succession, 1580 Cologne Stift Feud
1583-1584
War of the Three Henries
1585-1589
Russian Conquest of Sibir, 1588-1589 Spanish Armada
1588
Piemontese Conquest of Saluzzo, 1588 Wars of the League
1589-1598
Franco-Savoyard War, 1590-1593
Osnabrück 1591 Aragonese Revolt
1591-1592
Habsburg-Ottoman War
1592-1606
Strassburg War
1592-1593
Wallachian Rising
1594-1601
Upper Austria
Peasants Revolt 1594-1597
Tyrone's Rebellion
Ireland 1594-1603
War of the Clubs
Finland 1596-1597
Conflict over Lingen
1597-1605
Calabrian Conspiracy
1599


Overseas Wars

Conquest of Hispaniola 1493-1504 Portuguese Conquest of Kilwa, 1505 Portuguese Conquest of Safi, 1508 Spanish Conquest of Oran, 1509 Spanish Conquest of Tripoli, 1510 Spanish Conquest of Bougie, 1510
Portuguese Conquest of Goa, 1510 Portuguese Conquest of Malacca, 1511 Spanish Conquest of Cuba, 1511-1512 Portuguese Conquest of Hormuz, 1515 Conquest of Aztec Empire, 1519-1521 Conquest of Inca Empire, 1532-1533
Conquest of Tunis
1535
Expedition against Algiers, 1541 Expulsion of Portuguese
Morocco 1541-1542
Sack of Havana
1555
Spanish Conquest of Philippines, 1565-1571 Portuguese Morocco Expedition 1578
Portuguese Conquest of Mombasa, 1589






EXTERNAL
FILES
The War Zone, from simonides.org, a chronological listing of wars (of World History) linked to encyclopedic descriptions, further links etc.
Online Bibliography : A Guide to Sources in Early Modern European Military History in Midwestern Research Libraries, posted by John A. Lynn, George Satterfield, Univ. of Illinois
Die Geschichte der Kriegskunst (History of the Art of War), in German
Batalhas e Combates da Marinha Portuguesa (Battles and Combats of the Portuguese Marine), 1415-1579, 1580-1668 from ANC, in Portuguese
Die Bauernaufstände, 1476-1525 (Peasants' Rebellions), from Bundschuh's Homepage, in German
1500-1549, 1550-1599, from Chronologische Kriegsgeschichte, extensive German-language timeline
List of Wars, 1500-1524, 1525-1549, 1550-1574, 1575-1599, from War Scholar
Colonization & Conquest, from History Mole, very detailed timeline, mainly of wars/conquests ..
DOCUMENTS Documents on Military History, from Hillsdale College
Documents of Diplomatic History, from Mt. Holyoke College, huge file; scroll down to 17th century, many documents on wars. WATCH OUT : Not all documents linked here are primary documents !



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First posted on January 31st 2003, last revised on March 31st 2004

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