Historical Events For 1488
Saturday, 16 December 2017
Jan 06 Helius Eobanus Hessus, German poet (Silvae) in the year 1488.
Jan 13 Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried in the year 1488.
Feb 03 In the year 1488 bartholomeus Diaz discovers Mosselbaai (Angra dos Vaqueros)
Feb 05 Roman catholic German emperor Maximilian I caught in Belgium on this day in history.
Apr 21 On this day in history ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot
May 02 Jacob van Horne, Burgundy statesman, dies on this day in history.
Jun 11 Battle of Sauchieburn, Scotland in the year 1488.
Jun 11 In the year 1488 james III, king of Scotland, dies in battle
Sep 09 Francois II of Bretagne, dies on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history 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