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