The timeline of Leonardo Di Vinci

Timeline created by Nicholas Vo
In History
  • Apr 15, 1452

    His birth

    His birth
    Leonardo da Vinci was born in the 15 April in 1452 at
    Anchiano Italy near the Tuscan town of Vinci.
  • 1459

    The Catapault

    The Catapault
    His sketch of a catapult was created using pen and ink on paper, and the sketch itself is accompanied with explanatory notes in Da Vinci's own unmistakable hand. 
  • 1475

    The automobile

    The automobile
     This sketch ranks at the very top of Leonardo da Vinci’s several innovations related to transportation and locomotion.
  • 1478

    When he beacame a apprentice.

    When he beacame a apprentice.
    He was apprenticed to the sculptor and painter Andrea del Verrocchio in Florence and in 1478 he became an independent master 
  • 1478

    Canal bridge

    Canal bridge
     Leonardo is most famous for his skills as an artist, however his insatiable curiosity led to a fascination in an immense number of subjects, including science, architecture invention and engineering. 
  • 1483

    The parachute sketch

    The parachute sketch
    Leonardo was the first to draw the parachute that looked modern.It had long 7 meter wodden poles that form a triangle.
  • 1485

    The Flying machine (helicopter)

    The Flying machine (helicopter)
     Leonardo Di Vinci sketched the flying machine (helicoLeonardopter) in 1485.It was the most popular one during the renaissance time his favourite one.
  • 1490

    The Vitruvian man

    The Vitruvian man
     It was a painting of a male figure in two superimposed positions with his arms and legs apart inside both a square and a circle.
  • 1495

    The Last Supper

    The Last Supper
    One of the most famous artworks in the world, painted by Leonardo da Vinci probably between 1495 and 1498 for the Dominican monastery Santa Maria delle Grazie in Milan.
  • 1503

    The Mona Lisa

    The Mona Lisa
    Leonardo painted the Mona Lisa in 1503 and it now is located in the Louvre Museum today.
  • May 2, 1519

    His death

    His death
    Leonardo da Vinci died on 2 May 1519 because of stroke.He was buried at Chapel of Saint-Hubert, Amboise, France.
  • May 2, 1519

    The Renaissance Man

    The Renaissance Man
    For centuries after his death, thousands of pages from his private journals with notes, drawings, observations and scientific theories have surfaced and provided a fuller measure of a true "Renaissance man."