Renaissance and Enlightenment

Events

Black Death

1348 - 1350

The Black Death was the most devastating pandemics in human history resulting in about 75 to 200 million deaths.

Donatello

1386 - 1466

Donatello was an early renaissance sculptor from Florence

Printing press

1440

It was used for applying pressure to an inked surface

Renissance

1450 - 1600

The renaissance was a big movement that involved many changes and impacted a lot of things

Michelangelo

1475 - 1564

He was an Italian sculptor, painter, architect , poet and engineer

Galileo

1564 - 1642

An Italian astronomer and mathematician who was first to use a telescope

Jean Jacques Rousseau

1701 - 1800

Was a francophone general philosopher , writer and composer

Enlightment

1750 - 1815