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