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