Historical Events In 1506
Saturday, 23 March 2019
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 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 Philip of Bourgondy & England sign trade agreement in the year 1506.
May 19 Columbus selects his son Diego as sole heir on this day in history.
May 20 On this day in history 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 in the year 1506.
Jul 01 Louis II, king of Hungary/Bohemia (1516-26) in the year 1506.
Aug 08 On this day in history sesshu Toyo, Zen monk/painter, dies in Yamaguchi Japan at 86
Sep 13 On this day in history andrea Mantegna, Italian painter
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 on this day in history.