Historical Events In 1695
Monday, 24 June 2019
Oct 10 On this day in history king Willem III escapes South Netherlands, back to England
Nov 20 On this day in history zumbi, Brazilian runaway slave
Nov 20 Zumbi, the last of the leaders of Quilombo dos Palmares in early Brazil, is executed in the year 1695.
Nov 21 Henry Purcell, English composer (Indian Queen), dies at 36 on this day in history.
Nov 28 On this day in history giovanni Paulo Colonna, composer, dies at 58
Dec 31 A window tax is imposed in England, causing many shopkeepers to brick up their windows to avoid the tax in the year 1695.