League of Lezhë
|League of Lezhë
Lidhja Shqiptare e Lezhës
|Union of all Albanian Principalities[source?]|
|- 1468–1479||Lekë Dukagjini|
|Legislature||Assembly of Noblemen|
|Historical era||Middle Ages|
|- Established||2 March 1444|
|- Disestablished||25 April 1479|
|Today part of|| Albania
The League of Lezhë (2 March 1444 – 25 April 1479) was a group of Albanian principalities. It was formed in Lezhë on 2 March 1444. It was the first time all of Albania was together as a country. It was started by Skanderbeg to fight the Ottoman Armies.
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