Historical Events Happened In 1488
Thursday, 26 November 2015
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 Roman catholic German emperor Maximilian I caught in Belgium on this day in history.
Apr 21 Ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot on this day in history.
May 02 Jacob van Horne, Burgundy statesman, dies in the year 1488.
Jun 11 Battle of Sauchieburn, Scotland in the year 1488.
Jun 11 On this day in history james III, king of Scotland, dies in battle
Sep 09 Francois II of Bretagne, dies in the year 1488.
Oct 07 Andrea del Verrochio, sculptor/painter/goldsmith, dies at about 52 in the year 1488.
Dec 15 Bartholomeus Diaz returns to Portugal after sailing round Cape of Good Hope on this day in history.