Jan 13 Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried died in the year 1488.
May 02 Jacob van Horne, Burgundy statesman, dies in the year 1488.
Jun 11 James III, king of Scotland, dies in battle on this day in history.
Jul 18 Alvise Cadamosto, Italian explorer (b. 1432) died on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1488 francois II of Bretagne, dies
Oct 07 Andrea del Verrochio, sculptor/painter/goldsmith, dies at about 52 in the year 1488.