Historical Events Happened In 1488
Wednesday, 04 May 2016
Jan 06 Helius Eobanus Hessus, German poet (Silvae) on this day in history.
Jan 13 Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried in the year 1488.
Feb 03 Bartholomeus Diaz discovers Mosselbaai (Angra dos Vaqueros) on this day in history.
Feb 05 Roman catholic German emperor Maximilian I caught in Belgium in the year 1488.
Apr 21 Ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot in the year 1488.
May 02 On this day in history jacob van Horne, Burgundy statesman, dies
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 Andrea del Verrochio, sculptor/painter/goldsmith, dies at about 52 on this day in history.
Dec 15 Bartholomeus Diaz returns to Portugal after sailing round Cape of Good Hope in the year 1488.