Historical Events In 1506
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
Jan 22 In the year 1506 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 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 On this day in history columbus selects his son Diego as sole heir
May 20 In the year 1506 christopher Columbus dies in poverty in Spain
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 In the year 1506 louis II, king of Hungary/Bohemia (1516-26)
Aug 08 Sesshu Toyo, Zen monk/painter, dies in Yamaguchi Japan at 86 on this day in history.
Sep 13 Andrea Mantegna, Italian painter in the year 1506.
Sep 25 Felipe I, the handsome, King of Castile (Spain) (1504-06), dies on this day in history.
Oct 07 Pope Julius II & France occupy Bologna in the year 1506.