Historical Events In 1695
Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Oct 10 In the year 1695 king Willem III escapes South Netherlands, back to England
Nov 20 Zumbi, Brazilian runaway slave on this day in history.
Nov 20 Zumbi, the last of the leaders of Quilombo dos Palmares in early Brazil, is executed on this day in history.
Nov 21 In the year 1695 henry Purcell, English composer (Indian Queen), dies at 36
Nov 28 Giovanni Paulo Colonna, composer, dies at 58 in the year 1695.
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.