Famous Deaths in April 1695

  • Apr 3 Melchior de Hondecoeter, Dutch still life painter, dies at about 58
  • Apr 5 George Savile, 1st marquis of Halifax, dies at 61
  • Apr 13 Jean de la Fontaine, French poet (Fables), dies at 73
  • Apr 20 Georg Caspar Weckler, composer, dies at 63
  • Apr 23 Henry Vaughan, poet (Silex Scintillans), dies at 72
  • Apr 27 Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, [Asbaje], Mexican poetress/nun, dies at 44

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Apr 27 John Trenchard, English radical Whig politician and statesman, dies at 46

English Politician John Trenchard
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John Trenchard