February 24, 2019
Born on February 24, 1613, Mattia Preti ended his career in Malta as a Knight of Justice.
July 18, 2016
Italian painter Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio probably died on this day in 1610, aged 38.18 July is taken as the date of his death on the basis of what a poet friend of the artist later reported, but the dramatic circumstances under which the event occurred have been shrouded in mystery ever since.
February 24, 2015
Mattia Preti was born on 24 February 1613 in Taverna, Calabria.