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The De Medici Family Power Point


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The De Medici Family Power Point

  1. 1. The de Medici Family <ul><li>Bryan L. </li></ul><ul><li>Period 3 </li></ul>
  2. 2. Background Info <ul><li>When the De Medici family was in Florence, the city became the cultural center of Europe and the cradle of new Humanism. </li></ul><ul><li>During the 13 th century, the De Medici Family was most likely the richest at the time. </li></ul><ul><li>In the 14 th century their wealth began to increase again. </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>                                                                            
  3. 3. Giovanni de’ Medici <ul><li>Born in the year of 1360. </li></ul><ul><li>Giovanni’s father is Averardo Detto Bicci and his mother was unknown. </li></ul><ul><li>Founder of the de’ Medici family and made his family the richest in Italy. </li></ul><ul><li>His wife is Piccarda Bueri. </li></ul><ul><li>Giovanni was known as modest, shrewd, and cautious. </li></ul><ul><li>Was one of five sons who born from a poor widow. </li></ul><ul><li>His cousin gave him a job and that started the De Medici family. </li></ul><ul><li>Died on February 20, 1429 </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  4. 4. Cosimo de’ Medici <ul><li>Born on September 27, 1389 </li></ul><ul><li>Father: Giovanni de’ Medici </li></ul><ul><li>Mother: Piccarda Bueri </li></ul><ul><li>Spouse: Contessina de’Bardi </li></ul><ul><li>Cosimo was known as: Pater Patriae - Father of the Fatherland </li></ul><ul><li>Cosimo was trained in the family business from a very young age </li></ul><ul><li>He’s always eager to learn </li></ul><ul><li>Died on August 1, 1464 </li></ul><ul><li>http://find. galegroup .com/ srcx / infomark .do?& contentSet =GBRC&type=retrieve& tabID =T001& prodId =SRC-1& docId =EK1631004449&source=gale& srcprod =SRCG& userGroupName =onta38245&version=1.0 </li></ul>
  5. 5. Lorenzo de’ Medici <ul><li>Born on January 1, 1449 </li></ul><ul><li>Father: Piero il GottosoMother: Lucrezia Tuornabuoni </li></ul><ul><li>Spouse: Clarice Orsini </li></ul><ul><li>He was known as: il Magnifico - the Magnificent </li></ul><ul><li>When Lorenzo was 17, he foiled his father’s ambush, which saved his family and securing the position of the Medici family. </li></ul><ul><li>A quote from Lorenzo: &quot;Let him who would be happy seize the moment - For tomorrow may never come” </li></ul><ul><li>Died on April 9, 1492 </li></ul><ul><li>http:// galileo .rice. edu /lib/student_work/florence96/ alexc / medici .html </li></ul>
  6. 6. Giuliano de'Medici <ul><li>Born in the year of 1453 </li></ul><ul><li>Father: Piero il Gottoso </li></ul><ul><li>Mother: Lucrezia Tuornabuoni </li></ul><ul><li>Spouse: Fioretta Gorini </li></ul><ul><li>Died on April 8, 1478 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www. pbs .org/empires/ medici / medici /snapshots.html </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Giovanni de’ Medici (Pope Leo X) <ul><li>Born on December 11, 1475 </li></ul><ul><li>Father: Lorenzo il Magnifico </li></ul><ul><li>Mother: Clarice Orsini </li></ul><ul><li>The night before he was born, his mother had a dream of giving birth to a lion on the altar of Florence Cathedral, so she decides that he will be a pope. </li></ul><ul><li>By the age of 13, Giovanni de’ Medici becomes the youngest cardinal. Elected pope in 1513. </li></ul><ul><li>A quote from Giovanni: “Be grateful to God. You should be the link to bind this city closer to the church, and our family with the city. There will be many who will try to corrupt you.“ </li></ul><ul><li>Died on December 1, 1521 </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  8. 8. Giulio de’ Medici (Pope Clement VII) <ul><li>Born in the year of 1478 </li></ul><ul><li>Father: Giuliano de’Medici </li></ul><ul><li>Mother: Fioretta Gorini </li></ul><ul><li>Spouse: Simonetta da Collavechio </li></ul><ul><li>Giulio is known as : Inclemente Pontifex Minimus - ‘Pope Inclement the worst!’ </li></ul><ul><li>Died on September 25, 1534 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www. pbs .org/empires/ medici / medici /snapshots.html </li></ul>
  9. 9. Catherine de’ Medici <ul><li>Born on April 13, 1519 </li></ul><ul><li>Birthplace: Florence, Italy </li></ul><ul><li>Father: Lorenzo de Medici, Duke of Urbino </li></ul><ul><li>Mother: Madeline de la Tour d’ Auvergne </li></ul><ul><li>Spouse: Henri II, King of France </li></ul><ul><li>Date of Marriage: Oct. 28, 1533 </li></ul><ul><li>Had 10 Children </li></ul><ul><li>Died on January 5, 1589 </li></ul><ul><li>Burial Place: Saint Sauveury </li></ul><ul><li>Somervill, Barbara A. Catherine de’ Medici, The Power Behind the French Throne. Minneapolis: Compass Book Points,2006.Print </li></ul>
  10. 10. Cosimo de’ Medici(Cosimo I) <ul><li>Born on June 15, 1519 </li></ul><ul><li>Father: Giovanni delle Bande Nere </li></ul><ul><li>Mother: Maria Salviati </li></ul><ul><li>Spouses: (1) Eleonora da Toledo (2) Camilla Martelli </li></ul><ul><li>His was known as: The Upstart </li></ul><ul><li>A quote from Cosimo I : “I am a ruler who accepts the authority of no-one, apart from God” </li></ul><ul><li>Died on April 21, 1574 </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  11. 11. Ferdinado II <ul><li>Born on July 14, 1610 </li></ul><ul><li>Father: Cosimo I </li></ul><ul><li>Mother: Maria Maddalena Habsurg of Austria </li></ul><ul><li>Spouse: Vittoria della Rovere </li></ul><ul><li>When the flee plague came to Florence, Ferdinado II stayed behind in the city to help his people. </li></ul><ul><li>Father died when he was 11 years old. </li></ul><ul><li>Died on May 23, 1670 </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  12. 12. Works Cited <ul><li>Feinberg, Larry J, Alan P. Darr and Antonia Bostrom. &quot;The Medici, Michelangelo, and the art of Florence. (Museums Today).&quot;   USA Today (Magazine). 131. 2692 (Jan 2003): 36(10). Student Resource Center - Gold . Gale. Colony High School. 6 Dec. 2009 <>. </li></ul><ul><li>Scionti, Joseph N. &quot;Medici, Cosimo de' (1389-1464).&quot; Encyclopedia of World Biography . Ed. Suzanne M. Bourgoin. 2nd ed. Detroit : Gale Research, 1998. 17 vols. Student Resource Center - Gold. Gale. Colony High School. 4 Dec. 2009 < http://find. galegroup .com/ srcx / infomark .do?& contentSet =GBRC&type=retrieve& tabID =T001& prodId =SRC-1& docId =EK1631004449&source=gale& srcprod =SRCG& userGroupName =onta38245&version=1.0 >. </li></ul><ul><li>Somervill, Barbara A. Catherine de’ Medici, The Power Behind the French Throne. Minneapolis: Compass Book Points,2006.Print </li></ul><ul><li>The Medici Family N.p., n.d. Web. 2 Dec. 2009. < http://www. yesnet . yk .ca/schools/projects/renaissance/ medici .html >. </li></ul><ul><li>The Medici Family N.p., n.d. Web. 2 Dec. 2009 . < http:// galileo .rice. edu /lib/student_work/florence96/ alexc / medici .html >. </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>History of The Medici family Info Tech, 2005. Web. 2 Dec. 2009 . < http://www. tuscany - toscana .info/history_of_the_ medici _family. htm >. </li></ul><ul><li>Medici: Godfathers of the Renaissance PBS , n.d. Web. 2 Dec. 2009 . < http://www. pbs .org/empires/ medici / medici /snapshots.html >. </li></ul><ul><li>http://farm1.static. flickr .com/136/376612738_76a532ff68_o. jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www. ambientece . arti . beniculturali .it/ guida _ reggia / immagini /3123g. jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www. artexpertswebsite .com/pages/artists/artists_a-k/ delpiombo / DelPiombo _ PopeclementVII . jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www. bc . edu / bc _org/ avp / cas /his/ CoreArt /art/resources/ bronz _ cosimo _2. jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www. canvasreplicas .com/images/ Giuliano %20de%20Medici%20Sandro%20Botticelli. jpg </li></ul><ul><li> deMedici _ Uffizi _4154. jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www. mediciexhibition . hu / medici / english / img _ tartalom / firenze / Cosimonagy . jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www. nndb .com/people/180/000092901/ leo -x-sm. jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http:// slwa .files. wordpress .com/2008/04/ lorenzo _de27_ medici - ritratto . jpg </li></ul>