Historical Events For 1506
Sunday, 19 November 2017
Jan 22 In the year 1506 the first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrive at the Vatican.
Feb 11 Juliana van Stolberg, engraver of Nassau on this day in history.
Apr 07 On this day in history francis Xavier, saint/Jesuit missionary to India, Malaya, & Japan
Apr 18 In the year 1506 the cornerstone of the current St. Peter's Basilica is laid.
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 Christopher Columbus dies in poverty in Spain on this day in history.
May 20 On this day in history christopher Columbus, explorer, dies in poverty, in Spain at 55
May 29 On this day in history 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 On this day in history pope Julius II & France occupy Bologna