Historical Events For 1506
Thursday, 23 February 2017
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 Francis Xavier, saint/Jesuit missionary to India, Malaya, & Japan on this day in history.
Apr 18 The cornerstone of the current St. Peter's Basilica is laid in the year 1506.
Apr 30 In the year 1506 philip of Bourgondy & England sign trade agreement
May 19 On this day in history columbus selects his son Diego as sole heir
May 20 In the year 1506 christopher Columbus dies in poverty in Spain
May 20 On this day in history christopher Columbus, explorer, dies in poverty, in Spain at 55
May 29 Earl Willem I van Nassau-Dillenburg weds countess Walburg van Egmont on this day in history.
Jul 01 Louis II, king of Hungary/Bohemia (1516-26) in the year 1506.
Aug 08 Sesshu Toyo, Zen monk/painter, dies in Yamaguchi Japan at 86 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1506 pope Julius II & France occupy Bologna