Historical Events In 1506
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Jan 22 On this day in history 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 In the year 1506 christopher Columbus dies in poverty in Spain
May 20 In the year 1506 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 On this day in history louis II, king of Hungary/Bohemia (1516-26)
Aug 08 On this day in history sesshu Toyo, Zen monk/painter, dies in Yamaguchi Japan at 86
Sep 13 Andrea Mantegna, Italian painter on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history felipe I, the handsome, King of Castile (Spain) (1504-06), dies
Oct 07 In the year 1506 pope Julius II & France occupy Bologna