Editors. "The Catholic League of Halle is formed". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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A Catholic League of Halle is formed in opposition to the predominantly Protestant Schmalkaldic League, led by Elector Joachim I of Brandenburg and George, Duke of Saxony.