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Year of the Fire Monkey丙申( at the beginning of the year, wood sheep乙未)
Syria: 1487/88 ( the year in October )
Politics and World Affairs
- Margrave Herman IV of Baden accompanied Emperor Frederick I Barbarossa on several campaigns in Italy and is a participant in the Battle of Legnano.
- Henry the Lion refused the emperor in Chiavenna the military service.
- MAY 29: A Lombard army, headed by Pope Alexander III. had set, defeated the forces of the Emperor Frederick I Barbarossa at the Battle of Legnano.
- The Old Gate in Speyer, Misery and Saint- Aubin- Sauges are first mentioned.
- Merchant Peter Waldo starts in Lyon a poverty of movement ( Waldenses ).
- The predecessor of the Strasbourg cathedral is destroyed in a fire.
- Founding of the Carthusian Order
- Bonfilius Monaldi, Italian saint, founder of the Order († 1262 )
- Leopold VI. , Duke of Austria and Styria († 1230)