April 15, 1452 – May 2, 1519 (67 Years Old)

Leonardo da Vinci


Birthplace: Vinci, Italy


Leonardo received an informal education in: geometry, math, and Latin. He however taught himself anything he copuld get his hands on. Since he didn't have a formal education other scientists didn't aways accept his work or inventions.

Important Facts!

-Painted the Mona Lisa and The Last Supper

-Invented the parachute, diving suit, self-propelled cart and countless others.

-Argued to be one of the greatest scientists ever. Most of his methods and equations are still in use today.

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