Lorenzo de' Medici World Leader

Lorenzo de' Medici
Birth Place:
Florence, Tuscany
January 10, 1449
Death Date:
April 9, 1492 (age 43)
Birth Sign:

He was born on January 10, 1449 (died on April 09, 1492, he was 43 years old) in Florence, Tuscany. His nickname was Lorenzo di Piero de' Medici.


Lorenzo de' Medici was an Italian statesman and de facto ruler of the Florentine Republic during the Italian Renaissance. Known as Lorenzo the Magnificent by contemporary Florentines he was a diplomat politician and patron of scholars artists and poets. He is perhaps best known for his contribution to the art world giving large amounts of money to artists so they could create master works of art. read more

His Parents

Lucrezia Tornabuoni
Lucrezia Tornabuoni
Piero Di Cosimo De' Medici
Piero Di Cosimo De' Medici

His mother is Lucrezia Tornabuoni and his father is Piero Di Cosimo De' Medici. His mother was Wife of Piero di Cosimo de' Medici His mother died at the age of 56 (Lorenzo was 33 years old). When Lorenzo born she was 23 years old. and Piero Di Cosimo De' Medici was 32 years old when Lorenzo born.

Is Lorenzo de' Medici still alive?

No, he died on 04/09/1492, 528 years ago. He was 43 years old when he died. He died in Careggi and buried in Basilica of San Lorenzo .

What was Lorenzo's zodiac sign?

Lorenzo de' Medici zodiac sign was capricorn.


Lorenzo de' Medici had 5 siblings. Nannina (Twin of Lorenzo de' Medici , Maria (4 years older) , Giovanni (5 years older) , Giuliano (3 years younger) , and Bianca (3 years older)


He had seven children, Piero (31) , Maddalena (46) , Leo (45) , Luisa (10) , Contessina (37) , Giuliano (37) and Lucrezia (16) . When his first child, Piero the Unfortunate, was born, Lorenzo de' Medici was 23 years old.

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When is Lorenzo de' Medici's next birthday?

Lorenzo de' Medici was born on the , which was a Wednesday