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The Medici Family

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The Medici family was one of the most powerful and influential entities of the Italian Renaissance. Their family members included rulers and Popes, and they were patrons of artists such as Da Vinci, Michelangelo, and Brunelleschi.
He was Florence's signore, the person who runs the city.
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Answer Cosimo de Medici was a banker and the son of Giovanni de Medici. He expanded his bank and Florence flourished under his rule. Cosimo thought that everyone needed an education because he needed so e bankers who knew math.
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I've heard that when Cosimo De Medici wanted a palace built, he asked Filippo Brunelleschi to design him one. When he came back with the completed model Cosime said that it was too grand and he didnt want people to be jealous because of political instability, so he rejected it. he had another one de…
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Catherine de Medici was the queen of France in the sixteenth century. She ruled alongside her husband whose name was Henry. Henry didn't love Catherine but loved another lady who was thought to be the most beautiful in France. He paid her for sexual favors. Catherine de Medici brought Italian herbs …
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The Medici family was the wealthiest family in Florence. They developed their wealth through textile trade then helped to develop the economy by opening the Medici bank. The Medici bank used a credit/debit system that allowed more people to enter the merchant business and allowed for the post-plague…
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The Medici were the ruling family of Florence in Italy during the Renaissance. The Medici were rich, did not share power, and supported and funded artwork. They raised Michelangelo, who later sculpted the statue of David.
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go on either 1227.com or mylazysundays.com The Medici family was the most influential patron family in Florence, Italy during the Renaissance.
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La Saint Barthélémy : killing the non catholics!! But she was Italian born may be it explain it!
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Not much because at that time the sky was purple the ground was pink and polka-dotted elephants layed eggs under the sea while eating peanut butter.
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Sir Lorenzo was an art promoter and the administrator of the city of Florence. He was a patron and protector to the famous Italian Renaissance artist and sculptor, Michael Angelo.
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Florence
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Catherine de Medici (1519-1589) was married to King Henry II. She acted as a regent for her 15 year old son Francis II when he became King after Henry was killed by accident. She got all the blame for the St. Bartholomew's Day massacre of 1572, in which thousands of Huguenots were killed in Paris an…
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This was The most important Family in the renaissance Italy,They were Duke of Tuscany(Before)and after Granduke of Tuscany(With Cosimo I)....We have more important members like Lorenzo the Magnificent,that was one of the most great patrons of Italian Culture and Arts....All the members of this Impor…
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who is lorenzo de medici
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"the magnificent"
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he was from the most powerful family during the rannasiance
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Lorenzo de Medici was important because he was the ruler of Florence. Plus, he was part of the Medici family.
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I guess because he was famous
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Cosimo de' Medici was born on September 27, 1389.
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Well he was born in Florence
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Lorenzo Di Medici was the ruler of Florentine Republic. His reign fell during the Renaissance period. He was a rich man and was known as a patron of artists, poets and scholars. He supported artistes like Michelangelo and Botticelli. During his reign he also played a vital role in maintaining peace …
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Cosimo de Medici was born on September 27, 1389.
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The Medici family was well - known for their bank. While the title of the bank is hard to find, the bank was well known for being the most popular bank of the 15th century. They were also well known for funding art and architectural projects. Lorenzo 'de Medici was a well known artist.&nbs…
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Michelangelo Buonarroti, who became known by his first name alone, was probably the greatest artist of the European Renaissance. The Medici were the greatest and richest family of his native Florence and patrons of self-indulgent art. Their histories are intertwined, but there was tremendous tension…
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providing patronage for Renaissance artists.
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Lorenzo de' Medici (1449-1492) was the de facto ruler of the Florentine Republic in the time of the Italian Renaissance. He was known to Florentines as Lorenzo il Magnifico, Lorenzo the Magnificent. He was a patron of scholarship and the arts and managed to keep a fragile peace between competing Ita…
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he died in his sleep on the 1st of august in 1464
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Florence,Italy
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Her son was KING LOUIS XIII OF FRANCE.
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The Medici Family made a fortune as wool and silk merchants and bankers. They built alliances with other wealthy families, acquired important positions in the Church, and married into Europe's royal families. By 1434, Cosimo de Medici was powerful enough to take over Florence. The Medici Family spon…
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Henry II of France
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The Pazzi Family
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How sharper than a serpent's tooh it is to have a thankless child.
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she became ill during her granddaughters wedding and died the next day
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Catherine de Medici was an educated woman who had a flair for style. Upon entering Paris for her marriage to the prince who would become Henry II, she introduced the first high heeled shoe. She produced seven surviving heirs to the French throne, including Francis II, Charles IX and Henry III and se…
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The Medici family was full of patrons of the arts. However, the greatest among these was Lorenzo de Medici, who sponsored both Botticelli and Michelangelo.
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The Medici family is famous for being a political dynasty in Florence, Italy. They were also the owners of the Medici Bank which was the largest in Europe at the time. They also produced four Popes and two regent Queens.
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an Italian patron
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first of all his name is Lorenzo and his nickname was 'Il magnifico'
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Cosimo de' Medici died on August 1, 1464 at the age of 74.
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They were the ruling family in Florence from the 14th century, until their fall in the 17th century.
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A group of conspirators led by Francesco de 'Pazzi. They managed to kill Giuliano de' Medici but failed to murder his brother Lorenzo.
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The Medici family funded a pirate that eventually became pope they then got control of the church bank account in florence they became the most powerful family inn florence when they got control of this bank account they built an art school that housed many famous artists like Machiavelli, Leonardo …
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she saved many lives
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The Medici family made their money through banking and trade. They are most famous for their patronage of the arts. One of their artists was the famous Sandro Botticelli.
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Lorenzo DE' Medici was the ruler of the Florentine Republic in the time of the Italian Renaissance. Known as Lorenzo the Magnificent Florentine s referred to him as Lorenzo the Magnificent he was a patron of the arts and managed to keep a fragile peace going between competing Italian states. He ru…
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he was an actor
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richest family in florence
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Most famous family in Renaissance Florence was the Medici Family.ruled the city of Florence from 1370- beginning the 15th century
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Yes, and no, It is true that she was the mother of Ballet, but she herself didn't create the dance style, she more took dance masters, showed them things she liked and disliked, and then had them create "ballet de cour" as it was called then.
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The Medici family was a very wealthy family during the 12th and 13th centuries. They were part of the patrician class but amassed their wealth through banking and commerce. They had a huge political influence and helped to contribute the arts and sciences.
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He sang opera with Justin Bieber yeah he was a great singer called Justin Bieber
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Florence, Italy. They were patrons who supported Leonardo and Michelangelo.
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Lorenzo de Medici, prominent during Italian Renaissance, was also known as Lorenzo the Magnificient (Lorenzo il Magnifico). He should not be confused with his second cousin, Lorenzo de Pierfrancesco de Medici who was also known as Lorenzo the Popular (Lorenzo il Popolano). Sources: Art History cou…
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Wealthy merchants, the Medici's played a large role in the political development of the city, as well as patronage of the arts. Without holding any official position, the Medici managed to exert influence over the political environment of the Italian Renaissance.
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Yes, they helped Florence become one of the richest and highly successful city states in Italy.
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Well, the Medici Chapel is in Florence.
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yes they are hidden under different surnames and living in north america
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Cathrine de medici is a woman who was born April 13 1533 and married Henry duke of urbino and had ten children but three did not survive pregnancyshe was very cruel only sometimes she was a queen of three of her sons who were king because her husband died in a jousting accident.
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i don't know, hahaha
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Cosimo de Medici is famous for supporting the poor and for founding the fortune of his family....he was the most powerful business man in Florence, Italy. He founded a library. Developed a system of democracy as we know it today.
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she wanted fame, love, money. which she got when she married the french king SHE WANTED HER PARNETS BACK
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because the family was most famous and powerful , more then 300 years the family was important to Florence and they made fortune by marring the European royal family. i think that's all not sure though. resources: gr 8 ss world-view textbook. hope this helped!
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they were a very influential family during the renaissance. They gained there wealth from banking and other businesses. They slowly gained power and became one of the most influential families of florantine italy. At one point they held government postions in Florance and they became great patrons o…
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She reigned over the whole of France
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Huge. She basically brought Renaissance from her native Italy to France. Her most famous contribution to the country's table etiquette is the fork. She was extremely fond of fine arts and became one of the biggest patrons of the arts in Europe.
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He was the leader of the Florentine republic during the Italian Renaissance. I think he was also in one of the Assassins Creed games.
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One reason education was important to Cosimo de' Medici because his banks needed workers who could read, write, and understand math.
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Florence, Italy. His palace still stands and you can take tours of it today.
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He lived from April 6, 1498, to Nov. 30, 1526,
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Lorenzo and his wife had 9 children.
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Lorenzo De Medici had many achievements, but his greatest one by far would have to be becoming the ruler of the Florentine Republic in the Italian Renaissance period. He was a patron of scholarship and a supporter of the arts.
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he was an art patron && was very wealthy from his grandfather, there for he was the center of florentine life.
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He died of gout like his father. it has something to do with the joints.....
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I believe you mean Giovanni de Medici. He reigned as Pope Leo X from March 9, 1513, until December 1, 1521 - 8 years, 267 days.
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He was the richest man in his day. He financed the Pope!
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APRIL 13 1519
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The Medici family were Patrons of the Arts and comissioned many pieces of art by Michelangelo circa 1480.
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The people of Florence coudn't survive without the Medici bank. Business in Florence stopped and the people wanted them back since the ARbizzi weren't good leaders
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medici family ruled Florence :D
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Lorenzo DE' Medici was the ruler of the Florentine Republic in the time of the Italian Renaissance. Known as Lorenzo the Magnificent Florentine s referred to him as Lorenzo the Magnificent he was a patron of the arts and managed to keep a fragile peace going between competing Italian states. He rule…
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she ate gold fish crackers and pudding all day
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wealthy patrons of the arts.
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an italian patron
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the artist of their choise
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He was not an inventor, but a banker and sponsor of art work/buildings in Florence, Italy.
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The worlds first italian pornstar to get aids from a horse
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