Historical Events For 1488
Friday, 20 January 2017
Jan 06 In the year 1488 helius Eobanus Hessus, German poet (Silvae)
Jan 13 In the year 1488 hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried
Feb 03 Bartholomeus Diaz discovers Mosselbaai (Angra dos Vaqueros) in the year 1488.
Feb 05 On this day in history roman catholic German emperor Maximilian I caught in Belgium
Apr 21 In the year 1488 ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot
May 02 On this day in history 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 in the year 1488.
Sep 09 Francois II of Bretagne, dies on this day in history.
Oct 07 In the year 1488 andrea del Verrochio, sculptor/painter/goldsmith, dies at about 52
Dec 15 On this day in history bartholomeus Diaz returns to Portugal after sailing round Cape of Good Hope