Michelangelo

Michelangelo

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: Italian

Occupation: Artist

Biography: Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni, commonly known as Michelangelo, was an Italian Renaissance sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer who exerted an unparalleled influence on the development of Western art.

Source/Notes: As quoted in Character Sketches : Or, The Blackboard Mirror (1890) by George Augustus Lofton, p. 432.
Source/Notes: As quoted in In Our Time : The Artist, BBC Radio 4 (28 March 2002).
Source/Notes: As quoted in Happiness Is Everything! (2000) by Chris Crawford, p. 38, and in The Blessing of Work ( 6 March 2005) by David E. Sorensen
Source/Notes: On the paintings in the Sistine Chapel, as quoted in Speeches & Presentations Unzipped (2007) by Lori Rozakis, p. 71.

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