Jan 13 In the year 1488 death of hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried
May 02 In the year 1488 jacob van Horne, Burgundy statesman, dies
Jun 11 In the year 1488 james III, king of Scotland, dies in battle
Jul 18 Alvise Cadamosto, Italian explorer (b. 1432) died in the year 1488.
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