Historical Events In 1506
Sunday, 19 August 2018
Jan 22 In the year 1506 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 Francis Xavier, saint/Jesuit missionary to India, Malaya, & Japan in the year 1506.
Apr 18 On this day in history the cornerstone of the current St. Peter's Basilica is laid.
Apr 30 In the year 1506 philip of Bourgondy & England sign trade agreement
May 19 On this day in history columbus selects his son Diego as sole heir
May 20 On this day in history 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 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) in the year 1506.
Aug 08 On this day in history sesshu Toyo, Zen monk/painter, dies in Yamaguchi Japan at 86
Sep 13 In the year 1506 andrea Mantegna, Italian painter
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