Historical Events In 1506
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Jan 22 The first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrive at the Vatican on this day in history.
Feb 11 In the year 1506 juliana van Stolberg, engraver of Nassau
Apr 07 In the year 1506 francis Xavier, saint/Jesuit missionary to India, Malaya, & Japan
Apr 18 In the year 1506 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 Columbus selects his son Diego as sole heir on this day in history.
May 20 Christopher Columbus dies in poverty in Spain on this day in history.
May 20 Christopher Columbus, explorer, dies in poverty, in Spain at 55 on this day in history.
May 29 In the year 1506 earl Willem I van Nassau-Dillenburg weds countess Walburg van Egmont
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 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 On this day in history pope Julius II & France occupy Bologna