King Sven Estridsson founded two dioceses in Dalby
and Lund where the bishop Eginus started to preach
the Christian faith in Skåne and Malmö.
1068 A German schoolmaster, Adam of Bremen, described
Skåneland as Denmark's most beautiful part,
with the most inhabitants and an important cultural
Malmö is being mentioned for the first time
in a church-book. It goes under the name Malmöghe
and is considered a village rather than a city.
Malmö was a part of Denmark.
A rebellion against archbishop Absalon. King Valdemar
Atterdag lands in Malmö with a large army.
We're crossing the Öresund by boat on a regular
A royal wedding between the Danish King Erik Menved
and the Swedish Princess Ingeborg, Magnus Ladulås'
King Erik Menved invites Magnus Ladulås' two
sons, who were quarreling, to reconcile them.
Swedish King Magnus Eriksson is acknowledged as
king over Skåne.
A fleet of the Hanseatic League makes an unsuccessful
attempt to seize Malmö.
Malmö capitulates to a Swedish and Hanseatic
military fleet under the command of Albrecht of
Malmös oldest charter is drawn by king Eric
A devastating fire is raging in Malmö.
Öresund-customs is introduced.
The Swedish King Karl Knutsson makes a ravaging
expedition into Skåne and Malmö is plundered.
The first Danish hymn-book is being published in
A Swedish army under the command of Gustav Horn
Malmö is returned to the Danes at Brömsebro
A large naval battle between Swedish and Dutch fleets
which results into the Roskilde Peace Treaty. Malmö
is Swedish once again.
End of another war which destroyed a large part
of Malmö and the city is Swedish again
The great Nordic War reaches Malmö.
The battle of Malmö. Swedish commander Magnus
Stenbock emerges victorious from the battle.
The Plague reaches Malmö.
Frans Suell extends the port and modernizes it.
A Russian ship attacks Malmö. The city is set
October 20th: The successor to the throne Karl Johan
Bernadotte lands on Swedish soil.
The paddle steamer Caledonia goes on her maiden
trip to Copenhagen.
Malmö builds its first harbour.
The first train leaves Malmö Central station.
The destination is Lund.
The first flight over Öresund is inplemented
by Robert Svendsen.
The Baltic Exhibition premieres in Malmö which
results in the beautiful park "Pildammsparken"
The airport Bulltofta is built.
Malmö establishes Swedens first theater with
a permanent ensemble.