Kunes.FrankGardone.Chapter 15

  • Period: Jan 1, 1300 to

    The Renaissance and Reformation

  • Feb 25, 1452

    Leonardo da Vinci

    Leonardo da Vinci
    He was athe painter who painted the Mona Lisa and The Last Supper. Leonardo also was an architect, engineer, painter, sculpter, and scientist.
  • Feb 25, 1466

    Thomas More

    He was a humanist. He published Utopia.
  • Feb 25, 1469

    Niccolo Machiavelli

    He was a Florentine diplomat. He wrote the essay The Prince.
  • May 25, 1475


    A brilliant painter who painted the ceiling of the Sistinr Chapel. He also sculped biblical figures like David.
  • Feb 28, 1483


    He was hired to beautify the Vatican. He also made paintings of the Virgin Mary.
  • Jan 1, 1509

    Year 1509

    This is the year that started an outburst of "witch hunting". It lasted for more than one hundred years.
  • Jul 25, 1517

    Martin Luther

    Martin Luther
    Martin had written and posted 95 theses and posted them on the church door. He also established the Lutheran Church.
  • Feb 25, 1529

    King Henry VIII

    King Henry VIII
    The pope granted him "Defender of the Faith". He created the Church of England.
  • Feb 25, 1534

    Ignatius de Loyola

    He founded the Jesuits in 1534. His foundation spread Catholicism.
  • Jan 28, 1536

    John Calvin

    This is the year that he formulated and published The Institutes of the Christian Religion. He had believed in predestination.