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1475 …MICHELANGELO BUONARROTI is born on March 6 in a village near Florence, during his father’s short term as mayor and local magistrate. His mother died when he was six.
1534 Michelangelo returns to Rome and lives there for the remainder of his life.
Michelangelo died on February 18, 1564, after a slow fever. He died at the age of 88.
TIMELINE HISTORY OF MICHELANGELO
1494 Florence rebels against the leadership of Piero. Michelangelo flees the city, goes to Bologna. There he sculpts a statue for the tomb of San Domenico: ST. PETRONIUS,
1524 Commissioned to design the Laurentian Library at San Lorenzo.
1550 Michelangelo' last two sculptures were Pietà. Some of them were probably planned to decorate to the tomb.
1504 He completed the David and received a commision to paint the Battle of Cascina. He is now considered a master sculptor and great technical skill worker in his favourite place-Florence, Italy.
1514 Michelangelo begins working on the "Risen Church". He makes this for the church of Sta.
In the fall of 1484, at the age of 19, Michelangelo came from Florence to Rome.
1544 He becomes seriously ill
1554 He Worked on the Pauline Chapel consistently. As he grew older it became harder for him to labour with his sculpting and he hired others to help him.
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