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Historical Events Happened In 1488

Friday, 19 December 2014

Jan 06   Helius Eobanus Hessus, German poet (Silvae) on this day in history.  

Jan 13   On this day in history hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried  

Feb 03   Bartholomeus Diaz discovers Mosselbaai (Angra dos Vaqueros) in the year 1488.  

Feb 05   On this day in history roman catholic German emperor Maximilian I caught in Belgium  

Apr 21   On this day in history ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot  

May 02   In the year 1488 jacob van Horne, Burgundy statesman, dies  

Jun 11   In the year 1488 battle of Sauchieburn, Scotland  

Jun 11   On this day in history james III, king of Scotland, dies in battle  

Sep 09   On this day in history francois II of Bretagne, dies  

Oct 07   In the year 1488 andrea del Verrochio, sculptor/painter/goldsmith, dies at about 52  

Dec 15   On this day in history bartholomeus Diaz returns to Portugal after sailing round Cape of Good Hope  

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Famous Birthdays In 1488

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 06   In the year 1488 birth of helius Eobanus Hessus, German poet (Silvae)  

Mar 19   Johannes Magnus, last Catholic Archbishop of Sweden (d. 1544) was born in the year 1488.  

Apr 21   Ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot was born in the year 1488.  

Famous Deaths In 1488

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 13   On this day in history death of hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried  

May 02   Jacob van Horne, Burgundy statesman, dies on this day in history.  

Jun 11   In the year 1488 james III, king of Scotland, dies in battle  

Jul 18   Alvise Cadamosto, Italian explorer (b. 1432) died on this day in history.  

Sep 09   Francois II of Bretagne, dies in the year 1488.  

Oct 07   On this day in history andrea del Verrochio, sculptor/painter/goldsmith, dies at about 52