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Laura, the woman in Decamen, died of the plague

1348

Cosmo De Medici is dictator of Florence

1434 - 1464

Johann Gutenberg developed printing press

1440

Leonardo DiVinci lived

1452 - 1519

War between England and France ended

1453

Turks conquered Constantinople

1453

Donatello’s statue was created

1465 - 1470

Lorenzo de Medici comes to power

1469

Michelangelo Buonarroti lived

1475 - 1564

Vittoria Colonna lived

1492 - 1574

A French king claimed the throne of Naples in southern Italy

1494

Erasmus wrote The Praise of Folly

1509

The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli

1513

Thomas More wrote Utopia

1516

Baldassare Castiglione wrote a book called The Courtier

1528

French painting reaches peak

1550

Queen Elizabeth I reigned

1558 - 1603

Shakespeare was living in London and writing books and plays

1592