Historical Events For 1506
Monday, 16 January 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 On this day in history francis Xavier, saint/Jesuit missionary to India, Malaya, & Japan
Apr 18 On this day in history the cornerstone of the current St. Peter's Basilica is laid.
Apr 30 In the year 1506 philip of Bourgondy & England sign trade agreement
May 19 Columbus selects his son Diego as sole heir in the year 1506.
May 20 Christopher Columbus dies in poverty in Spain on this day in history.
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 Sesshu Toyo, Zen monk/painter, dies in Yamaguchi Japan at 86 on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history andrea Mantegna, Italian painter
Sep 25 On this day in history felipe I, the handsome, King of Castile (Spain) (1504-06), dies
Oct 07 On this day in history pope Julius II & France occupy Bologna