On This Day

February 1695 in History

Birthdays in History

  • Feb 2 William Borlase, English naturalist (d. 1772)
  • Feb 2 Fran├žois de Chevert, French general (d. 1769)
  • Feb 6 Nicolaus II Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician, born in Groningen, Netherlands (d. 1726)

Deaths in History

  • Feb 6 Ahmed II, 21st Sultan of Turkey (1691-95), dies at 51