On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1488

Historical Events


DiscoveryHistoric Discovery

Bartolomeu Dias discovers Mosselbaai (Angra dos Vaqueros)

Portuguese Explorer Bartolomeu Dias
Portuguese Explorer
Bartolomeu Dias

1488 Highlights

About February 3, 1488

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 533 years, 3 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius