Cosimo de Medici Biography

Cosimo di Giovanni de' Medici was the first of the Medici political dynasty, de facto rulers of Florence during much of the Italian Renaissance; also known as "Cosimo 'the Elder'" and "Cosimo Pater Patriae". His power derived from his great wealth as a banker, and he was a great patron of learning, the arts and architecture. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Cosimo de Medici
Nationality:
Italy
Profession:
Banker
Date of Birth:
September 27, 1389
Astrological Sign:
Libra
Date of Death:
August 1, 1464
Age at Death:
74
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