Historical Events In 1506
Tuesday, 05 July 2022
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 Francis Xavier, saint/Jesuit missionary to India, Malaya, & Japan in the year 1506.
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 Columbus selects his son Diego as sole heir in the year 1506.
May 20 Christopher Columbus dies in poverty in Spain in the year 1506.
May 20 Christopher Columbus, explorer, dies in poverty, in Spain at 55 on this day in history.
May 29 Earl Willem I van Nassau-Dillenburg weds countess Walburg van Egmont in the year 1506.
Jul 01 On this day in history louis II, king of Hungary/Bohemia (1516-26)
Aug 08 In the year 1506 sesshu Toyo, Zen monk/painter, dies in Yamaguchi Japan at 86
Sep 13 Andrea Mantegna, Italian painter in the year 1506.
Sep 25 Felipe I, the handsome, King of Castile (Spain) (1504-06), dies in the year 1506.
Oct 07 Pope Julius II & France occupy Bologna on this day in history.