In history, year 1506 has its own importance and known for many memorable events like famous birthdays, inventions, natural disaster, treaties, change of rulers, special days etc. Find below a list of important historical events which happened during the year 1506.
Top Historical Events of the Year 1506 ⚡:
|Date/Month||Event / Incidence / Incident|
|22 january||The first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrived at the Vatican in Rome to serve as security for the Pope.|
|18 april||Construction of the current St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City, to replace the old basilica built in the 4th century, began.|
|06 august||Muscovite–Lithuanian Wars-The Grand Duchy of Lithuania achieved one of the greatest Lithuanian victories against the Tatars inthe Battle of Kletsk.|
Famous birthdays in the year 1506:
|Date/Month||Name / Profession / Country|
|02 February||René de Birague / Politician / Italy|
|07 April||Francis Xavier / Missionary / Spain|
|12 August||Franciscus Sonnius / Theologian / Netherlands|
|13 April||Peter Faber / Priest / France|
|15 February||Juliana of Stolberg / Politician / Germany|
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