Historical Events in 1488

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Event of interestEvent of Interest

Feb 3 Bartolomeu Dias discovers Mosselbaai (Angra dos Vaqueros)

Portuguese Explorer Bartolomeu Dias
Portuguese Explorer
Bartolomeu Dias
  • Feb 5 Roman catholic German emperor Maximilian I caught in Belgium
  • Jun 11 Battle of Sauchieburn, Scotland
  • Dec 15 Bartolomeu Dias returns to Portugal after becoming 1st known European to sail round the Cape of Good Hope