Historical Events Happened In 1488
Friday, 30 September 2016
Jan 06 In the year 1488 helius Eobanus Hessus, German poet (Silvae)
Jan 13 On this day in history hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried
Feb 03 Bartholomeus Diaz discovers Mosselbaai (Angra dos Vaqueros) on this day in history.
Feb 05 On this day in history roman catholic German emperor Maximilian I caught in Belgium
Apr 21 Ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot in the year 1488.
May 02 Jacob van Horne, Burgundy statesman, dies in the year 1488.
Jun 11 On this day in history battle of Sauchieburn, Scotland
Jun 11 James III, king of Scotland, dies in battle in the year 1488.
Sep 09 On this day in history 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.