Key Events of The Renaissance

Events

The Renaissance

1300 - 1700

Petrarch LIves

1304 - 1374

The first black death

1347

The printing press is invented

1440

Leonardo da Vinci lives

1452 - 1519

Fall of Constantinople to Ottomans

1453

Byzantine scholars flee to Europe

The Gutenburg bible is printed

1455

Nicolaus Copernicus Lives

1473 - 1543

Michelangelo Lives

1475 - 1564

Lorenzo de Medici rule Florence

1478 - 1492

Columbus sails west

1492

Started Imperialism

Peter Henlien Creates the Watch

1505

The Praise of Folly is published

1509

Ambrois Pare Lives

1510 - 1590

Made many discoveries contributing to the rise in medicine

Sir Thomas More Publishes Utopia

1516

Copernicus Publishes De Revlutiaibus

1543

William Shakespeare Lives

1564 - 1616