1295 in history

1295 events chronologically

Jun 26 Przemysł II crowned as King of Poland king of Poland, following Ducal period. The white eagle is added to the Polish coat of arms
Jul 5 Scotland and France form an alliance, the so-called "Auld Alliance", against England
Oct 23 The first treaty forming the Auld Alliance between Scotland and France against England is signed in Paris

Born in 1295

Mar 21 Henry Suso O.P. was a German Dominican friar, who was a noted spiritual writer and mystic. He died in the Free Imperial City of Ulm on 25 January 1366. He was beatified by the Catholic Church in 1831
Sep 16 Elizabeth de Clare the heiress to the lordships of Clare, Suffolk in England and Usk in Wales. She was the youngest of the three daughters of Gilbert de Clare, 6th Earl of Hertford and Joan of Acre, and sister of Gilbert de Clare, who later succeeded as the 7th Earl. Born in Acre, she is commonly referred to as Elizabeth de Burgh, due to her first marriage to John de Burgh. Her two successive husbands were Theobald II de Verdun and Roger D'Amory

Died in 1295

Mar 31 Robert de Brus 5th Lord of Annandale a feudal lord, Justice and Constable of Scotland and England, a Regent of Scotland, and a competitor for the Scottish throne in 1290/92 in the Great Cause. His grandson Robert the Bruce eventually became King of Scots
Apr 25 Sancho IV of Castile the King of Castile, León and Galicia from 1284 to his death. He was the second son of Alfonso X and Yolanda, daughter of James I of Aragon
May 28 Barnim II Duke of Pomerania Duke of Pomerania.
Aug 8 Ottone Visconti an archbishop of Milan, a member of the Visconti family and the founder of their rule in Milan.
Aug 12 Charles Martel of Anjou the eldest son of king Charles II of Naples and Maria of Hungary, the daughter of King Stephen V of Hungary.
Dec 7 Gilbert de Clare 7th Earl of Gloucester a powerful English noble. Also known as "Red" Gilbert de Clare or "The red earl", probably because of his hair colour or fiery temper in battle
Dec 20 Margaret of Provence Queen of France as the wife of King Louis IX.