Year 1488 (MCDLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.
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Siege of Namur
The Siege of Namur can refer to a number of sieges of the city of Namur in Belgium:
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Georges II d'Amboise
Georges d'Amboise (1488–1550) was a French Roman Catholic bishop and cardinal.
A member of the House of Amboise, Georges d'Amboise was born in the Kingdom of France in 1488, one of the sixteen chi...
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1488 in art
The decade of the 1480s in art involved some significant events.
Edmund Shaa
Sir Edmund Shaa or Shaw (died 20 April 1488) was a London goldsmith, Sheriff of London in 1475 and Lord Mayor of London in 1482. Shaa lent money to Edward IV and, as mayor (at least), was extensively...
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Ferdinand Columbus
Ferdinand Columbus (Spanish: Fernando Colón also Hernando, Portuguese: Fernando Colombo, Italian: Fernando Colombo; 15 August? 1488–1539) was a Spanish bibliographer and cosmographer, the second son ...
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Date Tanemune
Date Tanemune (伊達 稙宗, 1488 – July 16, 1565) was a Japanese samurai warrior and clan leader during the Sengoku period.
He was the son of Date Hisamune.
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Alvise Cadamosto
Alvise Cadamosto or Alvide da Ca' da Mosto ([aɫˈviz(ɨ) kɐðaˈmoʃtu], also known in Portuguese as Luís Cadamosto; c. 1432 – July 16, 1483) was an Italian slave trader and explorer, who was hired b...
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An-Nasir Muhammad bin Yusuf
An-Nasir Muhammad bin Yusuf (died August 8, 1488) was a contender for the Zaidi state in Yemen, whose term as imam is counted from 1474 to 1488.Muhammad bin Yusuf was a descendant of the imam al-Mahdi...
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1480s in England
Events from the 1480s in England.
Monarch - Edward IV (to 9 April 1483), Edward V (to 26 June 1483), Richard III (to 22 August 1485), Henry VII
List of state leaders in 1488
This is a list of heads of state, government leaders, and other rulers in the year 1488.
Firgas, Las Palmas
Firgas is a town and a municipality in the northern part of the island of Gran Canaria in the Province of Las Palmas in the Canary Islands. Its population is 7,628 (2013), and the area is 15.77 km². T...
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Lordship of Wickrath
The Lordship of Wickrath (sometimes spelled "Wykradt") was a Lordship of the Holy Roman Empire located in western North Rhine-Westphalia around the castle of Wickrath. The Lordship was bordered by Jül...
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Achille Bocchi
Achille Bocchi (Achilles Bocchius) (1488 – 6 November 1562), of Bologna, was an Italian humanist writer, administrator and teacher of law at the University of Bologna. He is best known for his e...
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Austrian–Hungarian War (1477–88)
The Austrian–Hungarian War was a military conflict between the Kingdom of Hungary under Mathias Corvinus and the Habsburg Archduchy of Austria under Frederick V (also Holy Roman Emperor as Frederick I...
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Mary Stewart, Countess of Arran
Mary Stewart, Countess of Arran (13 May 1453 – May 1488) was the elder daughter of James II of Scotland and Mary of Guelders. Her brother was James III of Scotland. She married twice; firstly to Thoma...
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Battle of Sauchieburn
The Battle of Sauchieburn was fought on 11 June 1488, at the side of Sauchie Burn, a stream about two miles south of Stirling, Scotland. The battle was fought between the followers of King James III ...