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Przemysław's royal seal with the crowned white eagle of the Piasts;  the coat of arms of Poland has its origin here
The coronation of the Piast Przemysław II as the fourth Polish king ends the phase of senior ducal dignity in the country and ensures the strengthening of the central power in Poland .
1295 in other calendars
Armenian calendar 743/744 (turn of the year July)
Ethiopian calendar 1287/88
Buddhist calendar 1838/39 (southern Buddhism); 1837/38 (alternative calculation according to Buddha's Parinirvana )
Chinese calendar 66th (67th) cycle

Year of the wood sheep乙未 ( at the beginning of the year wood horse 甲午)

Chula Sakarat (Siam, Myanmar) / Dai calendar (Vietnam) 657/658 (turn of the year April)
Iranian calendar 673/674
Islamic calendar 694/695 (New Year 9/10 November)
Jewish calendar 5055/56 (September 11-12)
Coptic calendar 1011/12
Malayalam calendar 470/471
Seleucid era Babylon: 1605/06 (turn of the year April)

Syria: 1606/07 (New Year October)

Spanish era 1333
Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar) 1351/52 (turn of the year April)


Politics and world events

Holy Roman Empire

Matteo I. Visconti

Western Europe

John Balliol with his wife Isabella de Warenne

Southern Europe

Eastern Europe


  • May: Gaichatu , ruler of the Mongol Ilkhan in Iran , is overthrown and murdered by his cousin Baidu in a palace conspiracy .
  • October 5 : Baidu, who shows strong sympathy for Christianity, is overthrown and executed by his cousin Ghazan, who has converted to Islam, after only five months of reign . The highly educated new ruler begins an extensive reform program.

Voyages of discovery

City rights and first documentary mentions


  • To finance his wars (especially against England ), Philip IV of France began to put the coins out of circulation and to have them exchanged for new, poorer ones with a lower silver and gold content. The profit made in this way benefits the royal treasury.
  • The citizens of the newly founded city of Pilsen receive brewing rights .


  • around 1295: Multi-storey stone houses in western and southern German cities. The German community center is narrow and deep for reasons of space (hall and workshop on the ground floor, two rooms on the upper floor, cooking facilities in between) ( stone , cultural timetable ).
  • from 1295: Dante holds political offices.



nature and environment

  • Germany: hot and dry summer


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