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This article is about the year 1395.
|1395 by topic|
|Political entities - State leaders - Religious leaders|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births - Deaths|
|Establishments and disestablishments categories|
|Establishments - Disestablishments|
|Art and literature|
|1395 in poetry|
|Ab urbe condita||2148|
|Balinese saka calendar||1316–1317|
|English Regnal year||18 Ric. 2 – 19 Ric. 2|
|Chinese calendar||甲戌年 (Wood Dog)
4091 or 4031
— to —
乙亥年 (Wood Pig)
4092 or 4032
|- Vikram Samvat||1451–1452|
|- Shaka Samvat||1316–1317|
|- Kali Yuga||4495–4496|
|Japanese calendar||Ōei 2
|Minguo calendar||517 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1937–1938|
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- February 12 – The army led by Sigismund of Luxembourg is ambushed by Stephen I of Moldavia on its way back after conquering Neamț Citadel, and the Hungarians must retreat empty handed.
- April 15 – Tokhtamysh–Timur war: Battle of the Terek River: Timur defeats Tokhtamysh of the Golden Horde at the Volga. The Golden Horde capital city, Sarai, is razed to the ground and Timur installs a puppet ruler on the Golden Horde throne. Tokhtamysh escapes to Lithuania.
- May 1 – The Duchy of Milan is created after Lord Gian Galeazzo Visconti of Milan buys the title of Duke from Wenceslaus, the Holy Roman Emperor.
- May 17
- Battle of Rovine: With the help of the Hungarians, Wallachia resists an invasion by the Ottomans and their Serb and Bulgarian vassals. But Mircea I of Wallachia has to temporary flee to Transylvania, and Vlad I Uzurpatorul is placed on the throne by Ottomans.
- Mary of Hungary dies, ending of the reign of Hungary by the Capet-Anjou family. Her co-reigning estranged husband, King Sigismund, becomes sole ruler of Hungary.
- June 3 – Sultan Bayezid I of the Ottoman Empire beheads Emperor Ivan Shishman of Ottoman-occupied eastern Bulgaria after Shishman is accused of collaborating with the Wallachians during the 1394 Battle of Karanovasa.
- August 29 - Albert IV succeeds his father, Albert III, as Duke of Austria.
- September 8 – The death of King Stjepan Dabiša leads to the election of his wife Jelena Gruba as Queen of Bosnia. However, most of the Bosnian land is soon appropriated by King Sigismund of Hungary.
- Ramaracha succeeds Ramesuan as ruler of the Ayutthaya Kingdom in present-day southern Thailand.
- Muhammad II succeeds Yûsuf I as ruler of the Ziyanid Dynasty in present-day western Algeria.
- The Gwanghwamun gate and the Jogyesa temple are built in present-day Seoul.
- The Theotokos of Vladimir icon is moved to Moscow.
- John Rykener, known also as Johannes Richer and Eleanor, a transvestite prostitute working mainly in London (near Cheapside), but also active in Oxford, is arrested for cross-dressing and interrogated. The records have survived, the only surviving legal records from this age which mention same-sex intercourse.
- January 11 – Michele of Valois, French princess and Duchess Consort of Burgundy (d. 1422)
- March 18 – John Holland, 2nd Duke of Exeter, English military leader (d. 1447)
- September 7 – Reginald West, 6th Baron De La Warr, English politician (d. 1427)
- date unknown
- March 13 – John Barbour, Scottish poet
- August 29 – Duke Albert III of Austria (b. 1349)
- date unknown
- See: the Nobiles - "Compendium of the Catechism of the Catholic Church, 304–306". Vatican.va. Retrieved 30 June 2011.