Historical Events In 1506
Saturday, 25 May 2019
Jan 22 The first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrive at the Vatican in the year 1506.
Feb 11 In the year 1506 juliana van Stolberg, engraver of Nassau
Apr 07 In the year 1506 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 Philip of Bourgondy & England sign trade agreement on this day in history.
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 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 Pope Julius II & France occupy Bologna in the year 1506.