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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.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1488

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Jan 06   On this day in history birth of helius Eobanus Hessus, German poet (Silvae)  

Mar 19   On this day in history birth of johannes Magnus, last Catholic Archbishop of Sweden (d. 1544)  

Apr 21   On this day in history birth of ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot  

Famous Deaths In 1488

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 13   On this day in history death of hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried  

May 02   In the year 1488 jacob van Horne, Burgundy statesman, dies  

Jun 11   James III, king of Scotland, dies in battle in the year 1488.  

Jul 18   Alvise Cadamosto, Italian explorer (b. 1432) died in the year 1488.  

Sep 09   Francois II of Bretagne, dies in the year 1488.  

Oct 07   In the year 1488 andrea del Verrochio, sculptor/painter/goldsmith, dies at about 52  

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