Historical Events For 1506
Monday, 29 May 2017
Jan 22 The first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrive at the Vatican on this day in history.
Feb 11 Juliana van Stolberg, engraver of Nassau on this day in history.
Apr 07 In the year 1506 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 Philip of Bourgondy & England sign trade agreement in the year 1506.
May 19 On this day in history columbus selects his son Diego as sole heir
May 20 Christopher Columbus dies in poverty in Spain in the year 1506.
May 20 Christopher Columbus, explorer, dies in poverty, in Spain at 55 on this day in history.
May 29 In the year 1506 earl Willem I van Nassau-Dillenburg weds countess Walburg van Egmont
Jul 01 Louis II, king of Hungary/Bohemia (1516-26) on this day in history.
Aug 08 On this day in history sesshu Toyo, Zen monk/painter, dies in Yamaguchi Japan at 86
Sep 13 In the year 1506 andrea Mantegna, Italian painter
Sep 25 Felipe I, the handsome, King of Castile (Spain) (1504-06), dies in the year 1506.
Oct 07 In the year 1506 pope Julius II & France occupy Bologna