The Schmalkaldic War was fought between Holy Roman Emperor
Charles V and the
Why was the Schmalkaldic War fought?
Religion. The Schmalkaldic League was
established in Schmalkalden, Germany, by Protestant German princes,
an alliance against Roman Catholic Charles V, who wanted his realm
to be united and Catholic. The date? February 1531.
With his victory at the Battle of Muhlberg in April 24, 1547, Charles dissolved the Schmalkaldic
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1546-1547 Schmalkaldic War
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