Historical Events For 1488
Friday, 28 April 2017
Jan 06 Helius Eobanus Hessus, German poet (Silvae) in the year 1488.
Jan 13 Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried on this day in history.
Feb 03 Bartholomeus Diaz discovers Mosselbaai (Angra dos Vaqueros) in the year 1488.
Feb 05 In the year 1488 roman catholic German emperor Maximilian I caught in Belgium
Apr 21 Ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot in the year 1488.
May 02 In the year 1488 jacob van Horne, Burgundy statesman, dies
Jun 11 Battle of Sauchieburn, Scotland on this day in history.
Jun 11 In the year 1488 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 In the year 1488 bartholomeus Diaz returns to Portugal after sailing round Cape of Good Hope