Historical Events For 1488
Saturday, 21 October 2017
Jan 06 Helius Eobanus Hessus, German poet (Silvae) in the year 1488.
Jan 13 In the year 1488 hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried
Feb 03 In the year 1488 bartholomeus Diaz discovers Mosselbaai (Angra dos Vaqueros)
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 James III, king of Scotland, dies in battle on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1488 francois II of Bretagne, dies
Oct 07 On this day in history andrea del Verrochio, sculptor/painter/goldsmith, dies at about 52
Dec 15 Bartholomeus Diaz returns to Portugal after sailing round Cape of Good Hope on this day in history.