Protestant Reformation

Martin Luther

Background information

  • Born on November 10 1483
  • Ordained by a priest
  • Died of stroke
  • Born in Eisleben Germany

Religion & Education


  • German Augustinian friar
  • Enrolled at University of Erfurt
  • Became a reformer in spite of himself
  • Became a monk and lived in a monastery

Potestant Reformation

  • Became the champion of protestants
  • Quarreled over how to interpret the bible
  • Protest ideas about roman catholics