March 6 1475 – Michelangelo Buonarroti is Born in Caprese, Italy

March 6 1475 – Michelangelo Buonarroti is Born in Caprese, ItalyRate this post *Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons Over the course of human history, there have been a variety of phenomenal artists and one — Michelangelo Buonarroti — was born on March 6, 1475 in the small Tuscan town of Caprese, Italy. Famous for his work as a sculptor and the paintings on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in Rome, he is known the world over for the focus on form exhibited in his Renaissance masterpieces. To Italians of his day, he was simply Il Divino — “the divine one.” At the time of his birth, Michelangelo’s family had seen […]