1695 in History
January 13 Jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland
April 30 William Congreve's "Love for Love," premieres in London
May 12 English king Willem III departs to Netherlands
August 4 French garrison of surrenders to Willem III
August 11 English and Dutch fleet capture Dunkerk
August 13 French troops under Villeroi shoot in Brussels
September 1 Dutch/English army under king Willem III occupies Names
September 4 French garrison of castle Names surrenders for Willem III
September 12 New York Jews petition governor Dongan for religious liberties
October 10 King Willem III escapes South Netherlands, back to England