October 6, 2019
On this day, 6 October 1478, the plague had made its way to Florence.

September 30, 2019
On this day (30 September) in 1487, Luca Landucci, the apothecary and Florentine diarist, informs us that the relics of Saint Jerome,“were taken from the altar of the Cross at Santa Maria del Fiore and were set in silver and gold, very richly, at a great cost; and then a fine procession was made, and they were replaced in the said chapel with much reverence.

November 12, 2018
On this day in 1487 (12 November) A Florentine Citizen was Killed by a Lion.

June 2, 2017
Florentine apothecary and diarist Luca Landucci was buried on 2 June 1516.

March 10, 2017
On 10 March 1453, Italian painter Neri di Bicci began a diary, or ricordanza , in which he noted all the daily activities associated with his workshop through 24 April 1475.

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