Historical Events In 1506
Saturday, 21 September 2019
Jan 22 In the year 1506 the first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrive at the Vatican.
Feb 11 Juliana van Stolberg, engraver of Nassau in the year 1506.
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 On this day in history philip of Bourgondy & England sign trade agreement
May 19 Columbus selects his son Diego as sole heir on this day in history.
May 20 In the year 1506 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 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 Sesshu Toyo, Zen monk/painter, dies in Yamaguchi Japan at 86 on this day in history.
Sep 13 Andrea Mantegna, Italian painter on this day in history.
Sep 25 Felipe I, the handsome, King of Castile (Spain) (1504-06), dies on this day in history.
Oct 07 Pope Julius II & France occupy Bologna on this day in history.