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Encyclopedia > Second Treaty of Thorn

Peace of Toruń 1466 or the Second Peace of Toruń was a peace treaty signed on 19 October 1466 in Toruń between Poland and the Teutonic Order ending the so called Thirteen Years War of 1454-1466. October 19 is the 291st day of the year (292nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Events Chimú Empire conquered by troops of the Inca End of term for Regent of Sweden Jöns Bengtsson Oxenstierna. ... ToruÅ„ (pronounce: [], Kashubian: TorÅ„, German: Thorn, see also other names) is a city in northern Poland, on the Vistula river. ... Teutonic Knights, charging into battle. ... The Thirteen Years War (also called the War of the Cities) started out as an uprising by Prussian cities and the local nobility with the goal of gaining independence from the Teutonic Knights. ...


Poland get the previously lost lands comrising at this time western part of the Teutonic Order state: Chełmno Land (with Chełmno, Gdansk Pomerania (with Gdańsk), Vistula Mouth (with Malbork and Elbląg) and additionally received bishoprics of Warmia (with Olsztyn). These lands were afterwars called the Royal Prussia (Prusy Królewskie). CheÅ‚mno Land or Culmland (Polish: Ziemia CheÅ‚miÅ„ska, German: Kulmerland) is a historical region in central Poland bounded by the Vistula and DrwÄ™ca rivers. ... CheÅ‚mno is a town in northern Poland with 22,000 inhabitants (1995) and the historical capital of Chelmno Land also known as Kulmland. ... Eastern Pomerania (also Pomerelia, East Pomerania, Gdansk Pomerania, Vistula Pomerania) is a geographical and historical region in the east of Pomerania in northern Poland. ... Motto: Nec temere, nec timide (Neither rashly nor timidly) Voivodship Pomeranian Municipal government Rada miasta GdaÅ„ska Mayor PaweÅ‚ Adamowicz Area 262 km² Population  - city  - urban  - density 460 524 (2004) Ranked 6th 1 100 000 1761/km² Founded City rights 997 1263 Latitude Longitude 54°40N 18°60E... Vistula river basin Vistula ( Polish Wisła, German Weichsel) is the longest river in Poland. ... Malbork Castle 2003. ... Motto: none Voivodship Warmia-Masuria Municipal government Rada Miejska w Elblągu Mayor Henryk Słonina Area 83,32 km² Population  - city  - urban  - density 130. ... Warmia (Polish: Warmia or Warmija, Latin Warmia or Varmia, German Ermland or Ermeland) is a region between Pomerania and Masuria in north-eastern Poland. ... Motto: none Voivodship Warmia i Mazury Municipal government Rada Miasta Olsztyn Mayor CzesÅ‚aw Jerzy MaÅ‚kowski Area 87,9 km² Population  - city  - urban  - density 173 350 - 1972/km² Founded City rights - - Latitude Longitude 53°47 N 20°30 E Area code +48 89 Car plates NO Twin towns - Municipal... Royal Prussia (Polish: Prusy Królewskie, German: Königliches Preussen) was a Polish province formed from the western part of the Lands of the Teutonic Order following the Thirteen Years War or War of the Cities. During the war, the Prussian Confederation, led by the cities of Gdansk (Danzig), Elblag...


The remainder of state were left under Teutonic Order administration as a fief of Polish kings, and were subseqently called the Order's Prussia (Prusy Krzyżackie) and later the Ducal Prussia (Prusy Książęce) Ethnic map The Prussian Tribute, oil on canvas by Jan Matejko, 1882, 388 x 875 cm, National Museum in Kraków. ...


See also:

  • Peace of Toruń 1411

 
 

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