List of Wars 1500 – 1599

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Defeated party (if applicable)

15001503Second Muscovite–Lithuanian War
Muscovite–Lithuanian Wars
 Grand Duchy of Moscow Grand Duchy of Lithuania
15001500Battle of HemmingstedtPeasantry of Dithmarschen Kalmar Union

Denmark

15011512Dano-Swedish War (1501–12)

Part of the Dano-Swedish Wars

 Sweden
Free City of Lübeck (from 1509)
Norwegian rebels (to 1504)
 Kalmar Union

·          Denmark

·          Norway

15021510Persian-Uzbek Wars Persian Empire
Timurid Empire
 Shaybanid dynasty
15021543Guelders Wars Holy Roman EmpireDuchy of Guelders
15031505War of the Succession of Landshut Duchy of Bavaria-Munich Duchy of Bavaria-Landshut
Electorate of the Palatinate
15051517Portuguese–Mamluk naval war Portugal Mamluk Sultanate
Ottoman Empire
15071508Third Muscovite–Lithuanian War
Muscovite–Lithuanian Wars
 Grand Duchy of Lithuania
Kingdom of Poland
 Grand Duchy of Moscow
Lithuanian rebels led by Michael Glinski
15081516War of the League of Cambrai
Part of the Italian Wars and Anglo-French wars
1508–10:
Papal States
France
Holy Roman Empire
Spain
Duchy of Ferrara
1511–13:
France
Duchy of Ferrara
1513–16:
Venice
France
Scotland
Duchy of Ferrara
1508–10:
Venice
1510–11:
Papal States
Venice
1511–13:
Papal States
Venice
Spain
Holy Roman Empire
England
Swiss mercenaries
1513–16:
Papal States
Spain
Holy Roman Empire
England
Duchy of Milan
Swiss mercenaries
15091509Battle of Diu (1509)
Part of the Portuguese battles in the Indian OceanPortuguese–Mamluk naval war and Ottoman–Portuguese conflicts
 Portuguese EmpireGujarat Sultanate
Mamlûk Sultanate
Kozhikode Zamorin Raja
Ottoman Empire
Republic of Venice
Republic of Ragusa
15091512Ottoman Civil War Forces of Selim I
Forces of Bayezid II
Janissaries
 Forces of Ahmed
15101510Prince of Anhua rebellionMing dynastyPrince of Anhua
15101514Hvar rebellion Republic of Venice Hvar rebels
15101510Portuguese conquest of Goa
Ottoman–Portuguese conflicts
 Portuguese EmpireBijapur Sultanate
Ottoman Empire
15111511Friulian Revolt of 1511Friulian nobilityFriulian peasants
15111511Şahkulu rebellion Ottoman EmpireShia Rebels
15111529Spanish–Taíno War of San Juan–Borikén CastileTaínos
15111641Malayan–Portuguese war Portuguese Empire Malacca Sultanate
Ming dynasty
Dutch East India Company
Johor Sultanate
15121516Bengali conquest of Chittagong Bengal SultanateKingdom of Mrauk U
15121522Fourth Muscovite–Lithuanian War
Muscovite–Lithuanian Wars
 Grand Duchy of Moscow
Livonian Order
 Grand Duchy of Lithuania
Kingdom of Poland
Crimean Tatars
15121521Spanish conquest of Iberian Navarre Crown of Castile
Crown of Aragon
 Kingdom of Navarre
15141514Poor Conrad Rebellion Duchy of WürttembergWürttemberg peasants
15141514György Dózsa Rebellion Kingdom of HungaryHungarian peasants
15141514Battle of Chaldiran Ottoman Empire Safavid Empire
15151515Slovene Peasant Revolt Holy Roman EmpireSlovene rebels
15151523Arumer Zwarte Hoop Habsburg NetherlandsFrisian peasants
15161517Ottoman–Mamluk War (1516–17)
Part of the Ottoman–Mamluk wars
 Ottoman Empire Mamluk Sultanate
15161521Trần Cao rebellionLê dynastyTrần Cao rebels
15191519Prince of Ning rebellionMing dynastyPrince of Ning
15191521Polish–Teutonic War (1519–21)
Polish–Teutonic Wars
 Kingdom of Poland Teutonic Knights
15191521Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire Spanish conquistadors
Tlaxcala
 Aztec Triple Alliance
15191522Revolt of the BrotherhoodsRoyalists of AragonAgermanats rebels
15191523Hildesheim Diocesan Feud Bishopric of Hildesheim
County of Schaumburg
County of Diepholz
County of Hoya
 Principality of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
Principality of Calenberg
15191659Jelali revolts Ottoman EmpireAlevi peasants
15201521Revolt of the ComunerosRoyalist CastiliansComuneros rebels
15211521First Battle of TamãoMing dynasty Portuguese Empire
15211523Swedish War of Liberation
Part of the Swedish War of Secession
 Sweden
Free City of Lübeck (from 1522)
 Denmark
Kalmar Union
15211526Italian War of 1521–26
Part of the Italian Wars
 Empire of Charles V:

·          Spain

·          Holy Roman Empire

Kingdom of England
Papal States

 France
Republic of Venice
15211532Musso War Three Leagues Duchy of Milan
15221538First Civil War (Kazakh Khanate)Tugim Khan (Until 1538)

Supported by:

Khak-Nazar

Buydash Khan
15221522Knights’ Revolt Holy Roman EmpireBrotherly Convention’ of Knights
15221522Second Battle of TamãoMing dynasty Portuguese Empire
15221522Siege of Rhodes (1522) Ottoman Empire Knights Hospitaller
Republic of Venice
15231523Franconian War Swabian LeagueRobber Barons
15241525German Peasants’ War Swabian League German Peasant Army
15241533Dalecarlian rebellions SwedenDalarna peasants
15251525Amicable Grant Revolt Kingdom of EnglandEnglish Rebels
15261530War of the League of Cognac
Part of the Italian Wars
 Empire of Charles V:

·          Spain

·          Holy Roman Empire

Republic of Genoa

 France
Papal States
Republic of Venice
Republic of Florence
Kingdom of England
Duchy of Milan
15261526Battle of Mohács Ottoman Empire Kingdom of Hungary

Kingdom of Croatia
Kingdom of Bohemia
Holy Roman Empire
Duchy of Bavaria
Papal States
Kingdom of Poland

15271638Sinhalese–Portuguese War Portuguese Empire Kingdom of Sitawaka
Kingdom of Kandy
15271697Spanish conquest of Yucatán Spanish conquistadorsMaya
15271528Hungarian campaign of 1527–28
Part of the Ottoman–Habsburg wars
 Archduchy of Austria
Holy Roman Empire
Spain
Kingdom of Bohemia
Kingdom of Croatia
Papal States
Ferdinand’s Hungarian kingdom
Voivodian Serbs
 Ottoman Empire
Moldavia
John Szapolyai’s Hungarian kingdom
15291543Ethiopian–Adal war Ethiopian Empire
Portuguese Empire
 Adal Sultanate
Ottoman Empire
15291529Westrogothian rebellion SwedenSwedish Catholics
15291529First War of KappelProtestants:

Zürich

Catholics:

Uri
Schwyz
Zug

15291529Balkan campaign of 1529 Ottoman Empire
Moldavia
John Szapolyai’s Hungarian kingdom
 Archduchy of Austria
Holy Roman Empire
Spanish Empire
Kingdom of Bohemia
Papal States
Kingdom of Croatia
Ferdinand’s Hungarian kingdom
15291529Siege of Vienna Holy Roman Empire
Kingdom of Bohemia
Electorate of the Palatinate
Spain
 Ottoman Empire
Moldavia
15291532Inca Civil War Inca Empire under Huáscar
Tumebamba
Inca Empire under Atahualpa
15301552Little War in Hungary
Part of the Ottoman–Habsburg wars
 Archduchy of Austria
Holy Roman Empire
Spain
Papal States
Kingdom of Bohemia
Kingdom of Croatia
Ferdinand’s Hungarian kingdom[1]
 Ottoman Empire
Moldavia
John Szapolyai’s Hungarian kingdom
Wallachia
Serbian Despotate
France[2][3][4]
15311531Second War of KappelCatholics:

Uri
Schwyz
Zug

Protestants:

Zürich

15321572Spanish conquest of the Inca Empire Spanish conquistadors Inca Empire
Neo-Inca State
15321555Ottoman–Safavid War (1532–55)
Part of the Ottoman–Persian wars
 Ottoman Empire Safavid Empire
15331929Yaqui Wars
Part of the Mexican Indian Wars and the American Indian Wars
 Crown of Castile (1533–1716)

Spain (1716–1821)

Mexico (1821–1929)

United States (1896–1918)

 Yaqui

Allies

·         Mayo

·         Opata

·         Pima

15331677Lê–Mạc WarRevival Lê dynastyMạc dynasty
15341534Silken Thomas rebellion Kingdom of England Irish rebels
15341535Münster rebellion Prince-Bishopric of MünsterAnabaptists
15341536Count’s Feud Christian III
Duchy of Schleswig
Holstein
Sweden
Duchy of Prussia
Jutland
 Christian II
Christopher of Oldenburg
Free City of Lübeck
Scania
Malmö
Copenhagen
Zealand
15341537Fifth Muscovite–Lithuanian War
Part of the Muscovite–Lithuanian Wars
 Grand Duchy of Lithuania
Kingdom of Poland
Crimean Tatars
 Grand Duchy of Moscow
15341541Taungoo–Hanthawaddy War (1534–41)Toungoo dynasty Hanthawaddy Kingdom
15341546Iguape War Captaincies of BrazilSpanish colonists
Guaraní
15361537Pilgrimage of Grace Kingdom of EnglandEnglish Roman Catholics
15361538Italian War of 1536–38 Holy Roman Empire
Spain
 France
Ottoman Empire
15371537Bigod’s rebellion Kingdom of EnglandEnglish Roman Catholics
15371548Conquistador Civil War in Peru Governorate of New Castile
Viceroyalty of Peru
 Governorate of New Toledo
15381538Yemeni Expedition of 1538

Part of the Yemeni–Ottoman Conflicts

 Ottoman EmpireZaidis
15381545Taungoo–Ava War (1538–45)Toungoo dynastyAva Kingdom
Confederation of Shan States
Mrauk-U Kingdom
Prome Kingdom
15381557Ottoman–Portuguese conflicts (1538–57) Portuguese Empire
Ethiopian Empire
 Ottoman Empire
Adal Sultanate
Ajuran Sultanate
Gujarat Sultanate
15391540Revolt of Ghent (1539–1540) Holy Roman EmpireGhent
15401540Peasant’s Rebellion in Telemark Denmark–NorwayNorwegian peasants
15401542Mixtón War Spanish conquistadorsCaxcans
15421543Dacke War SwedenSmåland peasants
15421546Italian War of 1542–46
Part of the Italian Wars
 Empire of Charles V:

·          Spain

·          Holy Roman Empire

Kingdom of England
Saxony
Brandenburg

 France
Ottoman Empire
Jülich-Cleves-Berg
15421551Rough Wooing
Part of the Anglo-Scottish Wars
 Kingdom of Scotland
Kingdom of France
 Kingdom of England
15431568Koch–Ahom conflictsKamata Kingdom Ahom kingdom
15451547Taungoo–Mrauk-U War (1545–47)Kingdom of Mrauk UToungoo dynasty
15461547Schmalkaldic War Empire of Charles V:

·          Spain

·          Holy Roman Empire

Duchy of Saxony
Kingdom of Hungary
Kingdom of Bohemia and other Lands of the Bohemian Crown

Schmalkaldic League:

Electorate of Saxony
Hesse
Electorate of the Palatinate
Bremen
Free City of Lübeck
Brunswick-Lüneburg
Other German territories

15471549Burmese–Siamese War (1547–49) Ayutthaya KingdomToungoo Dynasty
15471565Jiajing wokou raidsMing dynastyWokou
15481549Revolt of the Pitauds FranceTax Resisters
15491549Prayer Book Rebellion Kingdom of EnglandCatholic rebels
15491549Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire rising of 1549 Kingdom of EnglandEnglish rebels
15491549Kett’s Rebellion Kingdom of EnglandEnglish peasants
15501590Chichimeca WarChichimeca Spanish Empire
15511559Italian War of 1551–59 Spanish Empire
Holy Roman Empire
Kingdom of England
Republic of Florence
Duchy of Savoy
 Kingdom of France
Republic of Siena
Ottoman Empire
15521556Second Margrave War Margravate of Brandenburg-Kulmbach Imperial City of Nuremberg
Prince-Bishopric of Bamberg
Imperial City Schweinfurt
Bishopric of Würzburg
Archbishopric of Mainz
Archbishopric of Trier
Bishopric of Speyer
Electorate of Saxony
Duchy of Brunswick-Lüneburg
Kingdom of Bohemia
Margravate of Meissen
15521552Tuggurt Expedition (1552) Regency of Algiers
Kingdom of Ait Abbas
 Sultanate of Tuggurt
15521552Siege of Kazan Tsardom of Russia
Qasim Khanate
Taw yağı
 Kazan Khanate
Cheremis and Ar warriors
Nogay cavalry
15521556Kazan Rebellion of 1552–1556 Tsardom of Russia
Hill Cheremisa
People of Kazan
Chyuvasha
Meadow Cheremisa
Hill Cheremisa
Ar people
Nogai Horde
15541554Wyatt’s rebellion Kingdom of EnglandRebels under Thomas Wyatt
15541557Russo-Swedish War (1554–57) Tsardom of Russia Sweden
15551558SaukriegParty of Hans von CarlowitzParty of John IX of Haugwitz
15551567France Antarctique Portuguese Empire
Tamoio People
 France
Tupinambá People
15571578Ottoman conquest of Habesh Ottoman EmpireHabesh
15581566Ottoman–Portuguese conflicts (1558–66) Portuguese Empire Ottoman Empire

·         Egypt

Barbary States

15581567Shane O’Neill‘s Rebellion Kingdom of England Irish Rebels
15581583Livonian War Livonian Confederation
Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth
(before 1569 the Polish–Lithuanian union)
Denmark–Norway
Sweden
Zaporozhian Cossacks
Principality of Transylvania (after 1577)[5]
 Tsardom of Russia
Kingdom of Livonia
15601621Portuguese conquest of the Jaffna kingdom Kingdom of PortugalJaffna Kingdom
15621598French Wars of Religion PolitiquesProtestants:
Huguenots
EnglandCatholics:
Catholic League
Spain
Duchy of Savoy
15631564Burmese–Siamese War (1563–64)Toungoo Dynasty Ayutthaya Kingdom
15631570Northern Seven Years’ War Sweden Denmark–Norway

Free City of Lübeck
Poland–Lithuania

15641567Mughal conquest of GarhaMughal EmpireGarha Kingdom
15671872Philippine revolts against Spain Spain
Filipino Loyalists
 Dagohoy rebel group
other Filipino rebel groupsBritish supporters
15681570Burmese–Siamese War (1568–70)Toungoo Dynasty
Burmese Controlled Thai States
 Siam
Lan Xang
15681571Morisco Revolt SpainMoriscos
15681573Marian civil warKing‘s MenQueen‘s Men
15681648Eighty Years’ War United Provinces
England
German Protestants
Huguenots
France
 Spanish Empire
Holy Roman Empire
15691573First Desmond Rebellion Kingdom of England
Kingdom of Ireland
allied Irish clans
 FitzGeralds of Desmond
allied Irish clans
15691570Rising of the North Elizabeth I of England

English and Welsh Protestants
Scottish Protestants

 Partisans of Mary, Queen of Scots

English and Welsh Catholics

15701574War of the League of the Indies Portuguese EmpireSultanate of Bijapur
Ahmadnagar SultanateZamorin of Calicut
Aceh Sultanate
15701573Ottoman–Venetian War (1570–73) Ottoman EmpireHoly League:
Republic of Venice
Spain
Papal States
Kingdom of Naples
Republic of Genoa
Kingdom of Sicily
Grand Duchy of Tuscany
Duchy of Urbino
Duchy of Savoy
Knights of Malta
15701580Ishiyama Hongan-ji War Forces of Oda NobunagaIkkō-ikki
Saika Ikki
Mōri clan
15711571Russo-Crimean War (1571) Crimean Khanate Tsardom of Russia
15721576Mughal invasion of BengalMughal Empire Bengal Sultanate
15731573Croatian–Slovene Peasant Revolt Holy Roman EmpireCroatian peasants
Slovene peasants
15751577Danzig rebellion Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth
Principality of Transylvania
 Danzig
15781578Castilian War Bruneian Empire Spanish Empire
15781578Battle of Alcácer Quibir (also known as “Battle of Three Kings” or “The Battle of Alcazar“) Marinid Sultanate Kingdom of Portugal

Thomas Stukley
Abu Abdallah Mohammed II Saadi

15781590Ottoman–Safavid War (1578–90) Ottoman Empire Safavid Empire
Kingdom of Kartli
15791581Tenshō Iga War Oda clanIga
15791583Second Desmond Rebellion Kingdom of England
Kingdom of Ireland
allied Irish clans
 FitzGeralds of Desmond
Spain
Papal States
allied Irish clans
15801583War of the Portuguese Succession Spanish Empire
Portugal loyal to Philip
 Portugal loyal to António, Prior of Crato
France
England
United Provinces
15801589Ottoman–Portuguese conflicts (1580–89) Portuguese Empire Ottoman Empire
Ajuran Sultanate
15811585Conquest of the Khanate of Sibir Tsardom of Russia Khanate of Sibir
15831588Cologne War Ernst of Bavaria Prince-Elector, Cologne, 1583–1612
House of Wittelsbach
Free Imperial City of Cologne
Philip of Spain, and for him:
House of Farnese
House of Isenburg-Grenzau
House of Mansfeld (main line)
House of Berlaymont-Flyon
and others
 Gebhard, Truchsess von Waldburg, Prince-Elector, Cologne 1578–1588
House of Neuenahr-Alpen
House of Waldburg
House of Palatinate-ZweibrückenHouse of Nassau
House of Solms-Braunfels and others
15841593Burmese–Siamese War (1584–93) SiamBurma
15851604Anglo-Spanish War (1585–1604) Spanish Empire Kingdom of England
United Provinces
Portuguese loyal to Prior of Crato
15871588War of the Polish Succession (1587–88) Faction of Sigismund III Vasa Faction of Maximilian III
15891589Beylerbeyi event Ottoman EmpireJanissaries
15901595Russo-Swedish War (1590–95) Tsardom of Russia Sweden
15911591Portuguese invasion of Jaffna kingdom (1591) Portuguese EmpireJaffna Kingdom
15911593Kosiński uprising Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth Cossacks
15911594Rappenkrieg (Basel) Prince-Bishopric of BaselSwiss peasants
15911594Ayutthayan–Cambodian War (1591–1594) Kingdom of Ayutthaya Kingdom of Cambodia
15911606Long Turkish War Archduchy of Austria
Holy Roman Empire
Habsburg Kingdom of Hungary[6]
Kingdom of Croatia[6]
Kingdom of Bohemia
Principality of Transylvania
Wallachia
Moldavia
Zaporozhian Host
Spain
Serbian hajduks
Papal States
Venice
Saxony
Tuscany
Persia
Knights of St. Stephen
Bulgarian rebels
Duchy of Ferrara
Duchy of Mantua
Duchy of Savoy
 Ottoman Empire
Crimean Khanate
Nogai Khanate
15921598Japanese invasions of Korea (1592–98)Ming dynasty
Joseon dynasty
Toyotomi Japan
15921604Strasbourg Bishops’ War Duchy of Württemberg
House of Ascania
Margraviate of Brandenburg
 House of Lorraine
15931597Cambodian–Spanish War Cambodia
15931617Moldavian Magnate Wars
15941596Nalyvaiko Uprising Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth Cossacks
15941605Burmese–Siamese War (1594–1605) Ayutthaya KingdomToungoo Dynasty
15941603Nine Years’ War (Ireland) Kingdom of England and its government in Ireland Alliance of Irish clans
Supported by:
Spain
Scottish Gaelic mercenaries
15961596Himara Revolt Ottoman EmpireHimariote rebels
15961596Oxfordshire rising of 1596 Kingdom of EnglandEnglish Rebels
15961597Serb uprising of 1596–1597 Ottoman EmpireSerbian rebels
15961597Cudgel War SwedenFinnish peasants
15981599War against Sigismund Charles IX of Sweden Sigismund III Vasa

 

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