Dante

Creator of divine comedy

background of Dante

Dante was born on May 21st 1265 in Florence Italy and died on September 13, 1320.

A few years after his birth his mother had died. At the age of 12, it was arranged that he would marry a woman by the name of Gemma Donati

greatest achievment

Dante's greatest achievement was the divine comedy. A divine comedy is an epic poem written by Dante.

Impact on world today

Dante's impact on world today is people still study the divine comedy.

Interesting facts about Dante

The divine comedy was the greatest work of literature of midieval literature. his mother died a few months after he was born. he was forced to marry someone at a early age when he liked another person.

citations

Works Cited

A & E, ed. "Dante Biography." WWW.biography.com. A+E Television Networks, n.d. Web. 13 Mar. 2014. <http://www.biography.com/people/dante-9265912>.