Historical Events In 1506
Saturday, 28 November 2020
Jan 22 On this day in history the first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrive at the Vatican.
Feb 11 On this day in history juliana van Stolberg, engraver of Nassau
Apr 07 In the year 1506 francis Xavier, saint/Jesuit missionary to India, Malaya, & Japan
Apr 18 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history earl Willem I van Nassau-Dillenburg weds countess Walburg van Egmont
Jul 01 Louis II, king of Hungary/Bohemia (1516-26) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1506 felipe I, the handsome, King of Castile (Spain) (1504-06), dies
Oct 07 In the year 1506 pope Julius II & France occupy Bologna