Treaty of Gorinchem
The Treaty of Gorinchem was signed in Gorinchem on 20 October 1528 between Holy Roman Emperor Charles V and Duke Charles of Guelders during the Guelderian Wars. Based on the terms of the accord, the E...
Nihil novi
Nihil novi nisi commune consensu ("Nothing new without the common consent") is the original Latin title of a 1505 act adopted by the Polish Sejm (parliament), meeting in the royal castle at Radom.
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Trier witch trials
The Witch Trials of Trier in Germany in the years from 1581 to 1593 was perhaps the biggest witch trial in European history. The persecutions started in the diocese of Trier in 1581 and reached the ci...
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Statute of Artificers 1562
The Statute of Artificers 1563 (5 Eliz. 1 c. 4) was an Act of Parliament of England, under Queen Elizabeth I, which sought to fix prices, impose maximum wages, restrict workers' freedom of movement an...
Treaty of Hampton Court (1562)
The Treaty of Hampton Court (also known as the Treaty of Richmond) was signed on 22 September 1562 between Queen Elizabeth and Huguenot leader Louis I de Bourbon, prince de Condé. The treaty was concl...
Edict of Fontainebleau (1540)
The Edict of Fontainebleau was issued June 1, 1540 by the French King Francis I while at his Palace of Fontainebleau. It occurred after the "Affair of the Placards" turned Francis I's policy from one ...
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Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction Act 1531
The Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction Act 1531 (23 Hen 8 c 9) was an Act of the Parliament of England.The whole Act was repealed by section 87 of, and Schedule 5 to, the Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction Measure ...
Privilege of Mielnik
The Privilege of Mielnik (Polish: Przywilej mielnicki) was an act granted on October 25, 1501, at Mielnik by Poland's King Alexander Jagiellon. It substantially expanded the powers of the Senate a...
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Act Concerning Ecclesiastical Appointments and Absolute Restraint of Annates
The Appointment of Bishops Act 1533 (25 Hen 8 c 20), also known as the Act Concerning Ecclesiastical Appointments and Absolute Restraint of Annates, is an Act of the Parliament of England.This Act was...
Treaty of Kraków
The Treaty of Kraków was signed on 8 April 1525 between the Kingdom of Poland and the Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights. It officially ended the Polish–Teutonic War.The treaty gave Grand Master Alb...
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Benefit of Clergy Act 1575
The Benefit of Clergy Act 1575 (18 Eliz. I c.7), long title An Act to take away clergy from the offenders in rape and burglary, and an order for the delivery of clerks convict without purgation, was a...
Dissolution of the Lesser Monasteries Act
The Suppression of Religious Houses Act 1535 (27 Hen 8 c 28), also referred to as the Act for the Dissolution of the Lesser Monasteries and as the Dissolution of Lesser Monasteries Act, was an Act of ...
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Treaty of Chambord
The Treaty of Chambord was an agreement signed on 15 January 1552 at the Château de Chambord between the Catholic King Henry II of France and three Protestant princes of the Holy Roman Empire led by E...
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Treaty of Vilnius (1561)
The Treaty of Vilnius or Vilna was concluded on 28 November 1561, during the Livonian War, between the Livonian Confederation and the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth at Vilnius (Vilna, Wilna, Wilno). W...
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Treaty of Zaragoza
The Treaty of Zaragoza, also referred to as the Capitulation of Zaragoza, was a peace treaty between Spain and Portugal signed on 22 April 1529 by King John III and the Emperor Charles V in the Spanis...
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Riot Act 1549
The Riot Act 1549 (3&4 Edw.6 c.5) was an Act of the Parliament of England. It made it high treason for 12 people or more to assemble and attempt to kill or imprison any member of the King's counci...
Constitution of San Marino
The Constitution of San Marino is distributed over a number of legislative instruments of which the most significant are the Statutes of 1600 and the Declaration of Citizen Rights of 1974 as amended i...
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Pacification of Ghent
The Pacification of Ghent, signed on 8 November 1576, was an alliance of the provinces of the Habsburg Netherlands for the purpose of driving mutinying Spanish mercenary troops from the country and pr...
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Catalan constitutions
The Catalan constitutions (Catalan: Constitucions catalanes, [kunstitusiˈons kətəˈɫanəs]) were promulgated by the Catalan Courts. The Corts in Catalan have the same origin as courts in English (th...
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Dissolution of Colleges Act 1545
The Dissolution of Colleges Act 1545 (37 Hen 8 c 4) was an Act of the Parliament of England.Sections 13 and 16 were repealed by section 1(1) of, and Schedule 1 to, the Statute Law Revision Act 1950.Th...
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