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1560

February 7

on Sunday

Died

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The moon was waxing gibbous that night.

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1562

1 year, 10 months, 29 days later

Benvenuto Cellini marries a servant, Piera Parigi.

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1563

1 year later

Benvenuto Cellini travels to Pisa for the last time.

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1563

January 13

on Sunday

12 days later

The Accademia delle Arti del Disegno is founded by Cosimo I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany.

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The moon was waning gibbous that night.

1564

11 months, 23 days later

Michelangelo works on the Rondanini Pietà.

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1564

Died

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1564

February 18

on Tuesday

1 month, 18 days later

Michelangelo dies at home in Macel de'Corvi, Rome but is buried at the church of Santa Croce, Florence.

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The moon was in the first quarter that night.
Sunrise in Rome was at 6:11 AM and sunset was at 6:18 PM.

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1565

10 months, 18 days later

The Column of Justice is used to commemorate the Battle of Montemurlo.

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1565

September

8 months, 3 days later

Titian goes to Cadore and designs the decorations for the church at Cadore, partly executed by his pupil.

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Titian (1488-1576), aged 77: painter

1565

December

3 months, 1 day later

The full-size modello for Giambologna's Florence Triumphant Over Pisa is erected opposite Michelangelo's group in the Palazzo Vecchio.

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1567

1 year, 1 month, 1 day later

Palestrina composes the Missa Papae Marcelli.

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Missa Papae Marcelli "Missa Papae Marcelli" by Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, performed by the Tallis Scholars.

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Palestrina (1525-1594), aged 42: composer

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http://imslp.org/wiki/List_of_works_by_Giovanni_Pierluigi_da_Palestrina

1567

May 4

on Thursday

4 months, 3 days later

Giambologna writes to Francesco I de' Medici to ask if his colleague Vincenzo Danti could select a block for his Florence Triumphant Over Pisa when he visits the marble quarries at Seravezza.

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The moon was waning crescent that night.
Sunrise in Seravezza was at 5:52 AM and sunset was at 5:59 PM.

1568

June 8

on Saturday

1 year, 1 month, 6 days later

A huge block for Giambologna's Florence Triumphant Over Pisa is found at the marble quarry of Pietrasanta.

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The moon was a full moon that night.
Sunrise in Pietrasanta was at 5:54 AM and sunset was at 6:01 PM.

1569

May 24

on Saturday

11 months, 20 days later

Giambologna writes to Francesco I de' Medici: "today we brought the marble for your Excellency's Florence to the sea shore: passing through Seravezza the populace was greatly excited, chanted "Palle, palle", and paraded to the sound of bells, arquebuses, trombones and bagpipes..."

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The moon was in the first quarter that night.
Sunrise in Seravezza was at 5:52 AM and sunset was at 5:59 PM.

1569

May 27

on Tuesday

3 days later

An official reports to Prince Francesco I de' Medici that the block for Giambologna's Florence Triumphant Over Pisa is on board ship and on its way down the coast to Pisa.

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The moon was waxing gibbous that night.
Sunrise in Pisa was at 5:52 AM and sunset was at 5:59 PM.

1570

November 27

on Friday

1 year, 6 months, 4 days later

Died

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The moon was a new moon that night.

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