Historical Events In 1695
Thursday, 21 January 2021
Oct 10 On this day in history king Willem III escapes South Netherlands, back to England
Nov 20 In the year 1695 zumbi, Brazilian runaway slave
Nov 20 In the year 1695 zumbi, the last of the leaders of Quilombo dos Palmares in early Brazil, is executed.
Nov 21 On this day in history henry Purcell, English composer (Indian Queen), dies at 36
Nov 28 Giovanni Paulo Colonna, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Dec 31 A window tax is imposed in England, causing many shopkeepers to brick up their windows to avoid the tax on this day in history.