How we see The Renaissance
People associated with the change & their important contributions.
Henry I founder of the Saxon dynasty of kings and emperors in Germany
Henry IV choose the Duke of Sulley to increase French coffers
Henry VIII King who got his own way and at the same time established the Anglican Church
Cortes Defeated the Aztec ruler Montezuma
Charles V A Hapsburg who was both King of France and Spain
Catherine the Great Romanov ruler of Russia who continued Peter the Great's policies of expansion and resolved the Polish question. expanded the boundaries of Russia and benefitted from the partition of Poland
important people during renaissance
William Shakesphere wrote the famousplay of Romeo & Juliet. He also created the two two-dimensional writing style. One of William Shakesphere's quote is "A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool."
Davinchi painted the mona lisa, which had a big mystery to it. He was known for his great talent of making art, back in the renaissance days his drawing were know for being realistic, people would go and ask him to paint pictures of them.
Catherine the great
Romanov ruler of Russia who continued Peter the Great's policies of expansion and resolved the Polish question. expanded the boundaries of Russia and benefitted from the partition of Poland.
There was economic and religious changes, such as the cities grew larger. The rulers learned how to tax people. Trade ans goods increased. Italin citites became important as trade centers. there was alot of change especially for Italy because Italy is where everything first happened. to the point where even what people wore changed.