Historical Events In 1506
Tuesday, 28 March 2023
Jan 22 On this day in history 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 On this day in history francis Xavier, saint/Jesuit missionary to India, Malaya, & Japan
Apr 18 The cornerstone of the current St. Peter's Basilica is laid on this day in history.
Apr 30 Philip of Bourgondy & England sign trade agreement in the year 1506.
May 19 On this day in history columbus selects his son Diego as sole heir
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 in the year 1506.
May 29 On this day in history earl Willem I van Nassau-Dillenburg weds countess Walburg van Egmont
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 On this day in history andrea Mantegna, Italian painter
Sep 25 On this day in history felipe I, the handsome, King of Castile (Spain) (1504-06), dies
Oct 07 Pope Julius II & France occupy Bologna in the year 1506.