Historical Events In 1506
Sunday, 29 March 2020
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 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 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 Christopher Columbus dies in poverty in Spain on this day in history.
May 20 Christopher Columbus, explorer, dies in poverty, in Spain at 55 in the year 1506.
May 29 In the year 1506 earl Willem I van Nassau-Dillenburg weds countess Walburg van Egmont
Jul 01 On this day in history louis II, king of Hungary/Bohemia (1516-26)
Aug 08 Sesshu Toyo, Zen monk/painter, dies in Yamaguchi Japan at 86 in the year 1506.
Sep 13 Andrea Mantegna, Italian painter in the year 1506.
Sep 25 In the year 1506 felipe I, the handsome, King of Castile (Spain) (1504-06), dies
Oct 07 Pope Julius II & France occupy Bologna on this day in history.