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Famous Renaissance People

 

Women

Joan of Arc – France – 1412-1431

Queen Isabella – Spain – 1451-1504

Mary Tudor or Mary I – England – 1516-1558

Catherine de Mdeici – France – 1519-1589

Elizabeth I – England – 1533-1603

Mary Stuart – Scotland – 1542-1587

Artemisia Gentileschi – Italy – 1593-1652

 

Poets

Garcilaso de la Vega - c. 1501- 1536

Juan Boscan – c.1492 – 1542

Luiz de Cameos – 1524-1580

Philip Sidney – 1554-1586

Christopher Marlowe – 1564-1593

John Donne – 1572-1631

Robert Herrick – 1591-1674

Thomas Wyatt – 1503-1542

Edmund Spenser – 1552-1599

Micheal Drayton – 1563-1631

Ben Johnson – 1572-1637

George Herbert – 1593-1633

Ludovico Ariosto – 1474-1533

Michelangelo Buonarroti – 1475-1564

Joachim du Bellay – 1522-1560

Pierre de Ronsard – 1524-1585

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Inventors

Galileo

Hans Lippershey

Issac Newton

Anton van Leeuwenhoek

Blaise Pascal

Otto von Guericke

Evangelista Totticelli

Peter Heinlein

 

Musicians

Guillaume Dufay

Gilles Binchois

Jean d’Ockeghem

Josquin des Prez

Heinrich Issac

Clement Janequin

Luca Marenzio

Thomas Morley

Claudio Monteverdi

Antonio Stradivari

Giovanni Gabrieli

Jan Pieters Sweelinck

Girolamo Frescobalsi