Black Death killed 1/3 of population
1350 - 1359
Union of Kalmar, united Sweden, Denmark, and Norway. End of Monarch
Peace of Stettin concluded; Denmark recognized independence of Sweden, Sweden gave up claim to Norway.
Treaty of Stolbovo ended Sweden occupation of Northern Russia.
Northern War occurred
1700 - 1721
King Gustav III assassinated
Sweden declared independence; constitutional monarchy established; Russia took Aland Island group from Sweden
Norway Denmark, and Sweden adopted common currency.
First Swedish car built
Constitutional reforms enacted; powers monarch removed, office became ceremonial only.