Kunes.FrankGardone.Chapter 15 By frgardone Period: Jan 1, 1300 to Dec 31, 1700 The Renaissance and Reformation Feb 25, 1452 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 Michelangelo A brilliant painter who painted the ceiling of the Sistinr Chapel. He also sculped biblical figures like David. Feb 28, 1483 Rafael 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 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 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.