Historical Events For 1488
Friday, 18 August 2017
Jan 06 In the year 1488 helius Eobanus Hessus, German poet (Silvae)
Jan 13 On this day in history hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried
Feb 03 On this day in history bartholomeus Diaz discovers Mosselbaai (Angra dos Vaqueros)
Feb 05 In the year 1488 roman catholic German emperor Maximilian I caught in Belgium
Apr 21 On this day in history ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot
May 02 On this day in history jacob van Horne, Burgundy statesman, dies
Jun 11 Battle of Sauchieburn, Scotland on this day in history.
Jun 11 James III, king of Scotland, dies in battle on this day in history.
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 In the year 1488 bartholomeus Diaz returns to Portugal after sailing round Cape of Good Hope