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Alberti, Leone Battista

Born: 1404 AD
Died: 1472 AD

1404 – Alberti was born in Genoa on February 14, 1404.

1424 – Wrote "On the Advantages and Disadvantages of Letters".

1428 – Received his doctorate in canon law.

1448 – Appointed Rector of the parish of San Lorenzo in Mugello.

1450 – He was commissioned to help transform the Gothic Church of S. Francesco.

1472 – Died on April 25, 1472.