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Giovanni's Era: 1360 - 1400
 
1360: Giovanni di Bicci born

1375: Construction of Florence Cathedral completed, apart from the dome

1377: Pope Gregory XI returns to Rome, and a rival 'Antipope' is elected in Avignon in his place. The "western schism" begins

1382: Revolt of Ciompi, Salvestro de'Medici, leader of a workers' rebellion, is banished from Florence. His cousin, Giovanni, keeps a low profile

1383: Plague hits Florence

1386: Donatello born

1389: Cosimo de'Medici born

1397: Giovanni di Bicci handed control of Medici bank

1400: Cosimo de'Medici attends humanist salons


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Cosimo de'Medici   Cosimo's Era: 1401 - 1450


Giovanni's Era: 1360 - 1400

Cosimo's Era: 1401 - 1450

Lorenzo's Era: 1452 - 1498

Medici Popes' Era: 1501 - 1534

Cosimo I's Era: 1537 - 1574

Ferdinando II's Era: 1581 - 1687

The Last of the Medici: 1723 - 1743