Historical Events In 1488
Friday, 07 August 2020
Jan 06 In the year 1488 helius Eobanus Hessus, German poet (Silvae)
Jan 13 Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried on this day in history.
Feb 03 On this day in history 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 In the year 1488 ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot
May 02 Jacob van Horne, Burgundy statesman, dies in the year 1488.
Jun 11 On this day in history battle of Sauchieburn, Scotland
Jun 11 In the year 1488 james III, king of Scotland, dies in battle
Sep 09 In the year 1488 francois II of Bretagne, dies
Oct 07 Andrea del Verrochio, sculptor/painter/goldsmith, dies at about 52 on this day in history.
Dec 15 In the year 1488 bartholomeus Diaz returns to Portugal after sailing round Cape of Good Hope