Leonardo was an Artist, Inventor, Writer and a Mathematician. He was a leading and intellectual artist of the Italian Renaissance and was known for his famous drawings, " The last Supper" and "Mona Lisa." Leonardo was born on April 15, 1452. Even though he received little information and education, his gifts of being an artist were recognized at an early age. Because of this gift Leonardo was a very multitalented and prosperous person in the arts. He has effected many writers, mathematicians, and artist today as people look up to him. Today, the Mona Lisa Smile portrayed is still the most famous art ever displayed and has inspired many people.