Historical Events In 1506
Sunday, 09 August 2020
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 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 Philip of Bourgondy & England sign trade agreement in the year 1506.
May 19 In the year 1506 columbus selects his son Diego as sole heir
May 20 Christopher Columbus dies in poverty in Spain on this day in history.
May 20 In the year 1506 christopher Columbus, explorer, dies in poverty, in Spain at 55
May 29 Earl Willem I van Nassau-Dillenburg weds countess Walburg van Egmont on this day in history.
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 In the year 1506 felipe I, the handsome, King of Castile (Spain) (1504-06), dies
Oct 07 On this day in history pope Julius II & France occupy Bologna