Renaissance 10 Important Events

  • Period: Jan 1, 1300 to

    Renaissance Timeline

  • Apr 13, 1300


    Dante was a poet in the Renaissance. He wrote many plays but his most famous one is the Divne Comedy.
  • Apr 12, 1450

    Johannes Gutenburg invents the printing press

    The printing press helps us today because it allows us to print many different things.
  • Apr 14, 1450


    Florence was the begging of the Renaissance.
  • Jan 1, 1452

    Leonardo da Vinci

    Leonardo da Vinci was an Italian scupltor and painter. he is famous for his Mona Lisa painting. Mona Lisa is a lady with a mysterious smile. He is important to study because he dicovered many new things.
  • Apr 13, 1471

    Albrecht Durer

    Albrecht Durer was famous for using perspective in his painting.
  • Jan 1, 1475


    Michelangelo is born. Michelangelo was an Italian sculptor and painter. Michelangelo was an important person because he opened the world of painting and sculpting.
  • Apr 13, 1488


    He was an Italian painter and he became a knight. A first for a painter.
  • Jan 1, 1564

    William Shakespeare

    William Shakespeare is considered the greatest playwright in all of history. He is famous for many plays that he has written. He is imporant to study because he understood humanity well and wrote extraordinary plays
  • Feb 15, 1564

    Galileo Galilei

    Galileo Galilei was an important person because he studied astronomy and he invented the telescope. He is important to study because he dicovered many new things.
  • Renaissance Ends

    The Renaissance ends and the moern age begans.