Historical Events In 1695
Sunday, 05 April 2020
Oct 10 On this day in history 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 in the year 1695.
Nov 21 Henry Purcell, English composer (Indian Queen), dies at 36 in the year 1695.
Nov 28 In the year 1695 giovanni Paulo Colonna, composer, dies at 58
Dec 31 On this day in history a window tax is imposed in England, causing many shopkeepers to brick up their windows to avoid the tax.