Nationality: Italian, Died: Age 88
Lived mainly in two Italian cities throughout his life: Arezzo (located in central Italy) and Caprese Michelangelo (Village located in Tuscany, Italy)
Michelangelo's father served as a government agent in Florentine. The family moved to Florence before he was one month old. He was drawn to the arts when his mother died at the age of six. Because his family had a high social status, they discouraged him from looking into a career in the arts.
Despite his father's wishes, Michelangelo got himself articled as an assistant in a workshop that was run by artists. Through the beginning of his life, he enjoyed paining, but
Physical Appearance: Broad and strong shoulders and arms from countless hours of work, dark hair, brown eyes flecked with gold, wore beard divided in two points, clothes were often little more than rags
Personality Traits- Bizarre (Most people thought of him as a strange person because he was a loner and very messy), Unsanitary (He slept with his clothes and boots on and rarely showered), Loner (Mostly alone and didn't like to be with people, rejected most people to become his pupil), Melancholy (Wrote letters to people about how sad he was and expressed this is some of his drawings), Brilliant (His sculptures were amazing and creative)