Historical Events For 1488
Tuesday, 06 December 2016
Jan 06 Helius Eobanus Hessus, German poet (Silvae) on this day in history.
Jan 13 On this day in history hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried
Feb 03 In the year 1488 bartholomeus Diaz discovers Mosselbaai (Angra dos Vaqueros)
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 on this day in history.
May 02 Jacob van Horne, Burgundy statesman, dies in the year 1488.
Jun 11 Battle of Sauchieburn, Scotland on this day in history.
Jun 11 In the year 1488 james III, king of Scotland, dies in battle
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.