Kunes.Nathan Menard.Renaissance

  • Feb 25, 1300

    The begining.

    The Renaissance begins in Europe.
  • Feb 25, 1400

    High Renaissance

    The begining of the High Renaissance.
  • Feb 25, 1450

    The Spread of ideas.

    Johannes Gutenburg invents the printing press.
  • Feb 25, 1452

    da Vinci

    da Vinci
    Leonardo da Vinci was born. Would grow up to be a famous artist.
  • Feb 25, 1466


    Erasmus was born. His most famous book was The Praise of Folly.
  • Feb 25, 1500


    The Catholic Reformation begins. Hummanist wanted to make the Roman Catholic church more spiritual.
  • Feb 25, 1513

    Niccolo Machiavelli

    Niccolo Machiavelli
    Machiavelli wrote the essay The Prince which decribed government.
  • Feb 25, 1517

    Martin Luther

    Martin Luther
    Martin Luther posted his 95 thesis on the door of a church.
  • Feb 25, 1528

    Baldassare Castilione

    Castilione wrote The Book of the Courtier. It explained how gentlemen and gentlewomenm should act.
  • Feb 25, 1531


    John Calvin wrote The Institute of the Christian Religion. It explained what every fateful person should believe for every religious question.