Events in year of 1505

  • 04-20Jews are expelled from Orange Burgandy by Philibert of Luxembourg

People born in year of 1505

  • 01-13Joachim II Hector: Ruler (Brandenburg)
  • 09-15Maria: Queen of Hungary / Wife of Louis II / Governess of the Netherlands (1531-55)

People died in year of 1505

  • 02-04Joan of Valois: Queen of France / saint, dies at 40
  • 10-27Ivan III de Great: Russian tsar (1462-1505)
  • 12-18John IX van Horne: Prince-bishop of Lieges, executed

Events in year of 1506

  • 04-30Philip of Bourgondy and England sign trade agreement
  • 05-19Columbus selects his son Diego as sole heir
  • 05-29Earl Willem I van Nassau-Dillenburg weds countess Walburg van Egmont
  • 10-07Pope Julius II and France occupy Bologna

People born in year of 1506

  • 02-11Juliana van Stolberg: Engraver of Nassau
  • 04-07Francis Xavier: Saint / Jesuit Missionary to India, Malaya and Japan
  • 07-01Louis II: King of Hungary / Bohemia (1516-26)

People died in year of 1506

  • 05-20Christopher Columbus: Explorer, dies at 55 in poverty, Spain
  • 08-08Sesshu Toyo: Zen Monk / painter, dies at 86 in Yamaguchi, Japan