Historical Events In 1488
Friday, 15 November 2019
Jan 06 Helius Eobanus Hessus, German poet (Silvae) on this day in history.
Jan 13 Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried on this day in history.
Feb 03 Bartholomeus Diaz discovers Mosselbaai (Angra dos Vaqueros) in the year 1488.
Feb 05 Roman catholic German emperor Maximilian I caught in Belgium in the year 1488.
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 In the year 1488 battle of Sauchieburn, Scotland
Jun 11 James III, king of Scotland, dies in battle in the year 1488.
Sep 09 In the year 1488 francois II of Bretagne, dies
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