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Renaissance
(1350 - 1494)

1364Revolts in Crete against Venetian rule
1381Venice wins the "hundred years war" against Genoa
1400Ascent of the Medici in Florence
1434Cosimo de' Medici becomes ruler of Florence
1454Peace of Lodi between Venice and Milan
1464Cosimo de' Medici, ruler of Florence, dies
1469Lorenzo de' Medici, "the Magnificent", ruler of Florence
1480Ludovico Sforza, Regent of Milan
1489Caterina Cornaro, Queen of Cyprus, forced to cede her kingdom to Venice
1492Lorenzo de' Medici, "The Magnificent", dies; his son Piero becomes ruler in Florence
1494Charles VIII begins invasion of Italy, enters Florence, deposes Piero de'Medici, and enters Rome; Pope Alexander VI takes refuge in Castel Sant' Angelo
1494Ferdianand I of Naples dies
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Art     Filippo Brunelleschi
Lorenzo Ghiberti
Guido di Pietro (Fra Angelico)
Paolo di Dono (Uccello)
Tommaso Cassai (Masaccio)
Leon Baptista Alberti
Fra Filippo Lippi
Piero della Francesca
Donato di Niccolò di Betto Bardi (Donatello)
Luca Signorelli
Donato Bramante
Alessandro di Mariano Filipepi (Botticelli)
Pietro di Cristoforo Vannucci (Perugino)
Domenico di Tommaso Bigordi (Ghirlandaio)
Leonardo da Vinci
Domenico Veneziano
Luca della Robbia
Andrea del Castagno
Antonello da Messina
Giovanni Bellini
Andrea Mantegna
Antonio Pollaiuolo
Piero di Cosimo
Literature     Francesco Petrarca (Petrarch)
Giovanni Boccaccio
History     Cosimo d'Medici
Piero d'Medici
Caterina Cornaro
Lorenzo de'Medici
Christopher Columbus
Amerigo Vespucci
Religion     Urban VI, Pope
Gregory XII, Pope
Eugene IV, Pope
Nicholas V, Pope
Pius II, Pope
Sixtus IV, Pope
Paul II, Pope
Innocent VIII, Pope
Innocent VII, Pope
Boniface IX, Pope
Martin V, Pope
Catherine of Siena, Saint
Philosophy     Pico della Mirandola
Niccolo Machiavelli


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Europe 1360
Europe - The Great Schism 1378-1417
Ottoman Empire at the Fall of Constantinople
The Great Schism 1378 - 1417
World Map, 1482
Germany during the Fifteenth Century
Italy in the Later Fifteenth Century
Germany and Northern Italy