Historical Events For 1506
Wednesday, 24 January 2018
Jan 22 The first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrive at the Vatican in the year 1506.
Feb 11 Juliana van Stolberg, engraver of Nassau in the year 1506.
Apr 07 Francis Xavier, saint/Jesuit missionary to India, Malaya, & Japan in the year 1506.
Apr 18 The cornerstone of the current St. Peter's Basilica is laid in the year 1506.
Apr 30 Philip of Bourgondy & England sign trade agreement in the year 1506.
May 19 Columbus selects his son Diego as sole heir on this day in history.
May 20 Christopher Columbus dies in poverty in Spain on this day in history.
May 20 In the year 1506 christopher Columbus, explorer, dies in poverty, in Spain at 55
May 29 On this day in history earl Willem I van Nassau-Dillenburg weds countess Walburg van Egmont
Jul 01 On this day in history louis II, king of Hungary/Bohemia (1516-26)
Aug 08 Sesshu Toyo, Zen monk/painter, dies in Yamaguchi Japan at 86 in the year 1506.
Sep 13 On this day in history andrea Mantegna, Italian painter
Sep 25 Felipe I, the handsome, King of Castile (Spain) (1504-06), dies in the year 1506.
Oct 07 Pope Julius II & France occupy Bologna on this day in history.