Historical Events In 1695
Monday, 20 January 2020
Oct 10 King Willem III escapes South Netherlands, back to England in the year 1695.
Nov 20 On this day in history 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 Henry Purcell, English composer (Indian Queen), dies at 36 on this day in history.
Nov 28 Giovanni Paulo Colonna, composer, dies at 58 in the year 1695.
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.