Jason's Renaissance By jdt2316 Period: Mar 9, 1300 to Mar 9, 1650 Renaissance The Renaissance was the time after the middle ages when there were a lot of inventions and many pieces of art work were made Mar 10, 1386 Donatello He was born 1386-1466. He was an early Italian artist who enjoyed painting and sculptures. Mar 10, 1452 Leonardo Da Vinci Da Vinci was born in 1452 and died in 1519. He was the artist who made the most famous piece of art called the " Mona Lisa." Mar 10, 1475 Michelangelo Michelangelo was a greek artist who was born in Italy in 1475 and died 1564. Mar 10, 1486 Rafael He was an early renaissance painter/artist and he liked architecture as well. He was born in Italy and will remain and= Italian artist. Mar 10, 1497 Copernicus Copernicus left Poland to study law and medcine. Also he studied astronomy in Italy. Period: Mar 10, 1500 to Mar 10, 1700 The Age Of Discovery This time engaged much exploration and made direct contact with Africa. Mar 10, 1600 William Gilbert William Gilbert advanced the study of magnetism. Mar 10, 1635 Robert Hooke in 1635 Robert Hooke invented the microscope. Mar 10, 1637 Galileo Galilei Galileo Galilei designed the pendulum swing and clock. Mar 10, 1724 Gabriel Farenheit Gabriel Farenheit invented the mercury thermometer. Jun 3, 1966 William Harvey On June 3rd William Harvey discovered that blood circulates.