Historical Figures Born in 1475

MichelangeloMichelangelo (1475-1564)

Mar 6 Italian sculptor, painter, architect and poet of the High Renaissance (David, Ceiling of the Sistine Chapel), born in Caprese, Tuscany

  • Sep 13 Cesare Borgia, Duke of Valentinois, Italian aristocrat, born in Rome, Papal States (d. 1507)
  • Oct 20 Giovanni Rucellai, Italian poet (Le Api)
  • Nov 2 Princess Anne of York, 5th daughter of King Edward IV, born in Palace of Westminster, London (d. 1511)

Leo XLeo X (1475-1521)

Dec 11 Italian Catholic Pope (1513-21), born in Florence, Italy

  • Dec 24 Thomas Murner, German writer, born in Obernai, France (d. 1537)