Historical Events In 1488
Saturday, 18 January 2020
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) 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 Battle of Sauchieburn, Scotland in the year 1488.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 15 On this day in history bartholomeus Diaz returns to Portugal after sailing round Cape of Good Hope