Historical Events In 1488
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
Jan 06 Helius Eobanus Hessus, German poet (Silvae) on this day in history.
Jan 13 Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried in the year 1488.
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 on this day in history.
Apr 21 On this day in history ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot
May 02 Jacob van Horne, Burgundy statesman, dies in the year 1488.
Jun 11 Battle of Sauchieburn, Scotland in the year 1488.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 15 Bartholomeus Diaz returns to Portugal after sailing round Cape of Good Hope on this day in history.