Beatrice d'Este

Born Jun 29, 1475

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1475 Birth Born on June 29, 1475.
1480 5 Years Old The Ferrarese house of Este and the Milanese house of Sforza had always been on friendly terms and in 1480, in order to cement an alliance, Ludovico Sforza formally asked Ercole d'Este to give him the hand of his daughter in marriage. … Read More


1490 15 Years Old The official nuptials was to have taken place in 1490 in a double wedding with Beatrice marrying Ludovico and Isabella marrying Francesco at the same time, but the Duke of Bari postponed it more than once. … Read More
1491 16 Years Old Il Moro made no objection to the arrangement and Beatrice was married to him in January 1491.
1492 17 Years Old In 1492 she visited Venice as ambassador for her husband in his political schemes, which consisted chiefly in a desire to be recognized as duke of Milan. … Read More


1497 22 Years Old However, her brilliant career was cut short by death through childbirth, on 3 January 1497 at the age of 21. … Read More
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