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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Medici Genealogy

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Some Famous People with the surname of Medici

Marie de' MediciWiki Marie de Medici (26 April 1575 ? 3 July 1642), was queen consort of France.
Cosimo de' MediciWiki C?simo di Giovanni degli M?dici (September 27, 1389 ? August 1, 1464), was the first of the Medici political dynasty, "de facto" rulers of Florence during most of the Italian Renaissance; also known as "Cosimo 'the Elder'" ("il Vecchio") and "Cosimo "Pater Patriae".
Giovanni de' MediciWiki Giovanni di Bicci de' Medici (1360 ? February 20/28, 1429) was an Italian banker, the first historically relevant member of Medici family of Florence, and the founder of the Medici bank.
Piero di Cosimo de' MediciWiki Piero di Cosimo de' Medici (the Gouty), (Italian: "Piero "il Gottoso") (1416 ? December 2, 1469), was the "de facto" ruler of Florence from 1464 to 1469, during the Italian Renaissance.
Giuliano de' MediciWiki Giuliano de' Medici (1453 ? April 26, 1478) was the second son of Piero de' Medici (the Gouty) and Lucrezia Tornabuoni.
Giuliano de' MediciWiki Giuliano di Lorenzo de' Medici (March 12, 1479 ? March 17, 1516) was an Italian nobleman, one of three sons of Lorenzo the Magnificent.
Giulia de' MediciWiki Giulia Romola di Alessandro de' Medici (c.
Gian Giacomo MediciWiki Gian Giacomo Medici (c.
Ippolito de' MediciWiki Ippolito de' Medici (1511 ? August 10, 1535) was the illegitimate only son of Giuliano di Lorenzo de' Medici.
Claudia de' MediciWiki Claudia de' Medici, (June 4, 1604 ? December 25, 1648), was the wife (1620?1622) of Federico della Rovere, the only son of Francesco Maria II della Rovere, Duke of Urbino.
Giacomo MediciWiki Giacomo Medici, "Marchese del Vascello" (January 1817? March 9 1882) was an Italian patriot and soldier.
Giuseppe MediciWiki Giuseppe Medici (October 24, 1907 - August 21, 2000) was an Italian politician.
Leopoldo de' MediciWiki Leopoldo de' Medici (6 November, 1617 ? 16 November 1675) was an Italian Cardinal, scholar and patron of the arts.
Francesco Camero MediciWiki Francesco Canero Medici (1886 - 1946) was an Italian diplomat.
Carlo de' MediciWiki Carlo de' Medici (March 19, 1595?June 17, 1666) was the son of Ferdinando I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany and Chr?tienne de Lorraine.
Isabella de' MediciWiki Isabella Romola de' Medici (31 August 1542 ? 16 July 1576) was the daughter of Cosimo I de' Medici, first Grand Duke of Tuscany, and Eleonora di Toledo.
Giovanni de' MediciWiki Giovanni di Cosimo I de' Medici, also known as Giovanni de' Medici the Younger (29 September 1544 - 20 November 1562) was an Italian cardinal.
Giovanni de' MediciWiki Don Giovanni de' Medici (May 13, 1563 ? July 19, 1621) was an Italian military commander and diplomat.
Lorenzino de' MediciWiki Lorenzino de' Medici (March 23, 1514 - February 26, 1548, sometimes called Lorenzaccio de' Medici) was an Italian writer remembered primarily as the assassin of Alessandro de' Medici, duke and ruler of Florence.
Clarice de' MediciWiki Clarice de' Medici (1493 - May 3, 1528) was the daughter of Piero di Lorenzo de' Medici and Alfonsina Orsini.
Giovanni de' MediciWiki Giovanni de' Medici (3 July 1421 - 23 September 1463) was an Italian banker and patron of arts.
Ancestors of Cosimo I de MediciWiki Cosimo I de' Medici (June 12, 1519 ? April 21, 1574) was Duke of Florence, ruling from 1537 to 1574, and became the first Grand Duke of Tuscany.
Lucrezia de' MediciWiki Lucrezia de' Medici According to the Medici Archives, Lucrezia was born February 14th, 1545 and died April 21st, 1561.
Maddalena de' MediciWiki Maddalena de' Medici (July 25 1473 ? December 1528) was the daughter of Lorenzo de' Medici and Clarice Orsini.
Bia de' MediciWiki Bianca de' Medici, called Bia (ca.
Maria de' MediciWiki Maria de' Medici (April 3, 1540 ? November 19, 1557) was the eldest daughter of Cosimo I de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany and Eleonora di Toledo.
Porzia de' MediciWiki Porzia de' Medici (1538 - 1565) was an Italian missionary and illegitimate daughter of Alessandro de' Medici, Duke of Florence and an unknown mother.
Eleonora de' MediciWiki Eleonora de' Medici (February 28, 1567 ? September 9, 1611) was the eldest child of Francesco I de' Medici and Johanna of Austria.
Filippo de' MediciWiki Filippo de' Medici (May 20, 1577 ? March 29, 1582) was the youngest child of Francesco I de' Medici and Johanna of Austria.
Lucrezia de' MediciWiki Lucrezia de' Medici (4 August 1470 - between 10 and November 15 1553) was an Italian noblewoman, the eldest daughter of Lorenzo de' Medici and Clarice Orsini and mother of Maria Salviati and Giovanni Salviati, who was a cardinal from 1517 until his death.
Averardo de' MediciWiki The son of Charissimo de' Medici (died 1346), Averardo de' Medici (died 1363) was the father of two children: Giovanni and Francesco.
Margherita de' MediciWiki Margherita de' Medici (Florence, May 31 1612 -Parma, February 6 1679) was Duchess consort of Parma and Piacenza by her marriage to Odoardo Farnese, Duke of Parma.
Mattias de' MediciWiki Mattias de' Medici (9 May, 1613 ? 11 October, 1667) was the third son of Cosimo II de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany and Maria Maddalena of Austria.