Historical Events For 1506
Wednesday, 29 March 2017
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 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 On this day in history philip of Bourgondy & England sign trade agreement
May 19 In the year 1506 columbus selects his son Diego as sole heir
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 in the year 1506.
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 Andrea Mantegna, Italian painter in the year 1506.
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 in the year 1506.