Uprising of knights in Ger. 152223 for religious, economic, and pol. reasons. Led by F. v. Sickingen* and U. v. Hutten,* the knights attacked the ecclesiastical princes and principalities, who, with the help of Philip* of Hesse and Elector Ludwig of The Palatinate, defeated the knights.
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