When did the Renaissance take place in Europe?

14th century

What was the Renaissance in Western Europe?

The Renaissance was a fervent period of European cultural, artistic, political and economic “rebirth” following the Middle Ages. Generally described as taking place from the 14th century to the 17th century, the Renaissance promoted the rediscovery of classical philosophy, literature and art.

What caused the Dark Ages in Western Europe?

The idea of the “Dark Ages” came from later scholars who were heavily biased toward ancient Rome. In the years following 476 A.D., various Germanic peoples conquered the former Roman Empire in the West (including Europe and North Africa), shoving aside ancient Roman traditions in favor of their own./span>

Who is the greatest Medici?

Giovanni di Lorenzo de' Medici

What was the period of time in Europe called that happened before the Renaissance?

Middle Ages

How many Medici are there?

The Medici produced four Popes of the Catholic Church—Pope Leo X (1513–1521), Pope Clement VII (1523–1534), Pope Pius IV (1559–1565) and Pope Leo XI (1605)—and two queens of France—Catherine de' Medici (1547–1589) and Marie de' Medici (1600–1630).

Did Giovanni Medici become pope?

Pope Leo X (born Giovanni di Lorenzo de' Medici, 11 December 1475 – 1 December 1521) was pope and ruler of the Papal States from 9 March 1513 to his death on 1 December 1521. ... Following the death of Pope Julius II, Giovanni was elected pope after securing the backing of the younger members of the Sacred College.

Is Medici on Netflix coming back?

After three seasons, Medici won't return for new episodes on Netflix. The final eight hitting Netflix on May 1 are the last of the Italian series that explored the lives of the powerful Medici banking family in the 15th century./span>

Is there a kingdom Season 4?

The series was canceled just before season 3 started airing, and now, as more people find it, the cries for a fourth season are getting louder. Back in June, EW reunited the cast and creator to talk about the series and the potential for a season 4. "It has been talked about loosely," Grillo said of a potential return./span>

What sickness is in the last kingdom Season 4?

The relentless plague appeared in episode six of season four, but very little is known about what may have caused it, as there is no real historical pandemic known to have taken place around that time./span>

Will there be a last kingdom season 5?

Netflix has confirmed that The Last Kingdom will return for a fifth season. Speaking about the renewal, Nigel Marchant, Executive Producer at Carnival Films, said: "We are really proud of The Last Kingdom, which continues to entertain audiences all over the world./span>