The Renaissance

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In History
  • Apr 13, 1451

    Isbaella I, Queen of Spain (1451- 1504)

    She is best remembered for helping to unify Spain and for sponsoring the voyages of Christopher Columbus. She is important because she to control of Spain.
  • Apr 12, 1452

    Leonard da Vinci, Italian Renaissance Person (1452- 1519)

    His wide range of interests and accomplishments made him a true Renaissance person. He is important because he was an accomplished painter, sculptor,architect,engineer, and inventor.
  • Apr 13, 1471

    Albretcht Durer, German Artist (1471-1528)

    He earned fame for his paintings, drawings, prints, and writing on art.
  • Apr 13, 1473

    Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish Scientist (1473- 1543)

    He is often called the father of modern astronmy. He is important becuause he showed scientific work that he was highly creatice.
  • Apr 12, 1475

    Michelangelo, Italian Sculptor and Pinter (1475-1564)

    Michelango grew up to become one of the greatest painters and sculptors in history. He is important because he made wonderful painting and sculptors of realistic men.
  • Apr 13, 1488

    Titain, Italian Painter (1488-1576)

    Early in life, Titain's talent took him to wealthy society of Venice. He became the city's greatest Renaissance painter. He is important because he shows what true art is.
  • Apr 13, 1514

    Andreas Vesalius, Belgian Scientist (1514-1564)

    He became an outstanding scientist. His worked changed medicine and the study of anatomy.
  • Apr 12, 1533

    Elizabeth I, Queen of England (1533-1603)

    She was one of England's most popular and successful monarchs. She is important because she took control of England.
  • Apr 12, 1547

    Miguel Cervantes, Spanish Writer (1547- 1616)

    He is best known for his novel Don Quixote. He is important because he brought cultural to books.
  • Apr 12, 1564

    William Shakespeare, English Poet and Playwright (1564- 1616)

    he was a major figure in the English Renaissance. He is often called the world's greatest playwright and one of it's poets. He is important because he created great shows.